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Name Brugger, Melchoir, 1854-1935
Born 11/27/1854
Birthplace Bern, Switzerland
Spouse Brugger, Mathilde (Stenger), 1860-1957
Children Brugger, Albert Ernest, 1885-1939
Brugger, Mathilde Elise, 1887-1971
Brugger, Melvin, 1892-1956
Brugger, Florence, 1901-1988
Deceased 09/23/1935
Deceased where Santa Monica, California

Associated Records

Image of RG0893.AM - RG0893 Columbus Motor Railway Company (Columbus, Neb.)

RG0893.AM - RG0893 Columbus Motor Railway Company (Columbus, Neb.)

The collection consists of a book of minutes from stockholder and directors' meetings of the Columbus Motor Railway Company dating from 1887-1893. Among the topics discussed are the election of officers and the value of company stock. Only ten pages are used.

RG2996.PH - Collection, Photograph

Approximately 29 photographs; This collection relates to the Brugger family of Columbus, Nebraska, and, to a smaller extent, to the history of Columbus. Significant materials describe the life and social work career of Florence Brugger. This collection consists of photographic prints, ca.1910s, 1930s, and 1960s. Most of the photographs show the exteriors of Stenger and Brugger family homes in and near Columbus, Nebraska. Of particular note are photographs of the Melchoir Brugger home, which show changes made to the home over time. A few photographs of family members and a photograph of a suffrage parade in Columbus are also included.