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Name Brugh, Ralph W., 1902-1976
Born 08/01/1902
Birthplace Nebraska
Father Brugh, Charles L., 1851-1923
Mother Brugh, Mollie B. (Snyder), 1863-1950
Spouse Brugh, Mabel Maye (Triplet), 1907-1986
Children Brugh, Waldo R., 1926-2009
Deceased 12/18/1976
Deceased where Alma, Nebraska

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Image of RG0823.AM - RG0823 Brugh, Ralph W., 1902-1976

RG0823.AM - RG0823 Brugh, Ralph W., 1902-1976

The collection consists of one item, a seventeen page, handwritten manuscript titled "Alma, on the Republican, Its Origin and Early Settlements in the Valley," written by Ralph W. Brugh. It covers the years 1869-1880. Included are names of those who came to explore/settle Harlan County, as well as an account of the fight over naming Alma the county seat.