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Name Carson, John Lind, 1832-1897
Places of residence Nebraska, Brownsville
USA: Nebraska (Nemaha), Brownville

Associated Records

Image of RG0816.AM - RG0816 Brownville Creamery Company (Brownville, Neb.)

RG0816.AM - RG0816 Brownville Creamery Company (Brownville, Neb.)

This collection is comprised of one item; a notebook containing the names of stockholders, along with how many shares they owned, of the Brownville Creamery Company, Brownville, Nebraska, 1883-1884.

Image of RG0817.AM - RG0817 Brownville, Ft. Kearney and Pacific Railroad Company

RG0817.AM - RG0817 Brownville, Ft. Kearney and Pacific Railroad Company

The collection contains a handwritten copy of the articles of incorporation for the Brownville, Ft. Kearney and Pacific Railroad Company, 1867. Included are two printed statements relating to the development of the railroad around 1867-1871 through Nemaha, Johnson, and Gage Counties, Nebraska. These provide information on the route and how construction will be paid. One booklet contains a foldout map of the railroad's route.

Image of 7291-5 - Chair; Woman's

7291-5 - Chair; Woman's

Maroon upholstered chair with curved wooden back and wooden arms. The back has tufted upholstery with two rows of buttons. The seat has plain maroon upholstery. There are two clusters of grapes and leaves carved into the curved wood back. The edges of the upholstery are trimmed with faceted brass tacks and a serpentine textile trim. There are ceramic casters on all four feet.

Image of 7291-23 - Desk, Slant Top, 1860s; Used by John Carson

7291-23 - Desk, Slant Top, 1860s; Used by John Carson

Slant top desk with green felt on the top. Light brown wood. Three drawers on the right and three drawers on the left. The drawers have round wood knobs. There is a larger drawer at the center with a lock. The desk has four spool legs that taper slightly toward the food. "1874" is written in pencil on the upper edge of the proper right upper drawer.

Image of 7291-24 - Chair, Swivel; Desk 7291-23

7291-24 - Chair, Swivel; Desk 7291-23

Honey colored wooden chair with light tan cane seat and back. Four arched legs connect to metal swivel mechanism on underside of seat. Curved armrests reinforced with metal dowels. Arched top rail with fan design on seat back.

Image of 7291-3 - Table, Center; Victorian, Marble Top

7291-3 - Table, Center; Victorian, Marble Top

Wooden cabriole leg table with a cartouche shaped white marble top. The curve of each leg is carved with a grape bunch. The legs are joined by four carved stretchers topped with a peaked finial in the center. Four casters.

Image of 7291-6 - Chair; Side

7291-6 - Chair; Side

Side chair with curved wood back that has carvings of grapes and leaves. The back is open at the center. Plain upholstered seat with trim along the bottom edge. The upholstery is maroon and has a slight sheen. The front legs have a slight curve and the back legs are straight.

Image of 7291-7 - Chair; Side

7291-7 - Chair; Side

Side chair with curved wood back that has carvings of grapes and leaves. The back is open at the center. Plain upholstered seat with trim along the bottom edge. The upholstery is maroon and has a slight sheen. The front legs have a slight curve and the back legs are straight.

Image of RG2411.PH0-007607 - Print, Photographic

RG2411.PH0-007607 - Print, Photographic

An exterior portrait of John Lind Carson in a suit , holding his hat.