|Name||Cowgill, William H., 1859-1910|
|Mother||Cowgill, Jennie Elizabeth (Dowell)|
|Spouse||Cowgill, Jessie (Dibble), 1862-1927|
Burge, Velma (Cowgill)
|Deceased where||Lincoln, Nebraska|
The collection contains one item, the diary of William H. Cowgill. Diary entries date between January 1-April 5, 1910. The entries are short and record observations of daily life, including the weather, his health, visitors received, etc. Obituaries for Angie F. (Thurston) Newman are pasted into the diary. Newman was an author and lecturer and was the sister of Nebraska Senator John M. Thurston.