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Name Frontier County (Neb.) -- History

Associated Records

Image of RG0845.AM - RG0845 Castor, Gabriel C., 1842-1915

RG0845.AM - RG0845 Castor, Gabriel C., 1842-1915

This collection consists of a handwritten contract between Gabriel Castor and G.J. Kelly for the wintering of one cow at Russell, Nebraska, 1884.

Image of RG0949.AM - RG0949 Riley, Paul Davis, 1936-1981

RG0949.AM - RG0949 Riley, Paul Davis, 1936-1981

The Riley collection contains large amounts of material related to the history of Nebraska and its people. There are four series: 1) Research Materials; 2) Correspondence, 1973-1975; 3) Vertical File Materials; and 4) Miscellaneous Materials. Series 1, Research Materials, encompasses over half of the entire collection. Included here are mainly transcriptions of newspaper clippings organized by subject. Substantial material can be found specifically relating to Webster County history, Willa Cather, cattle ranching, various forts, the Pawnee tribe, and the genealogy of many pioneering families. Series 2, Correspondence, 1973-75, is a small series of Rileyís letters to and from individuals