|Collection||RG0866 Colby, Leonard Wright, 1846-1924|
|Object Name||Personal papers|
|Extent of Description||1 folder|
|Title||Leonard Wright Colby papers|
|Dates of Creation||1861-1941|
|Year Range from||1861|
|Year Range to||1941|
|Admin/Biographical History||See the following website for additional information on Leonard Wright Colby.|
|Scope & Content||This collection contains correspondence, 1889-1941, primarily to Leonard Colby. Letters seek favors, employment, and letters of reference. There is also material on Colby's life, particularly his years in the military and as a Nebraska State Senator. A story about Colby purchasing a horse from U.S. Grant is included.|
Bratt, John Peter
Colby, Leonard Wright, 1846-1924
Furnas, Robert Wilkinson, 1824-1905
Grant, Ulysses S., 1822-1885
McReynolds, Robert M.
Nelson, William A.
Tanner, Richard Jerome, 1869-1943
Williams, Thomas H.
Government officials -- Nebraska
Politicians -- Nebraska
Nebraska -- Officials and employees
United States -- History -- Spanish-American War, 1898
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Nebraska National Guard