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Image of RG1080.AM - RG1080 Miles, Floyd, 1904-1989

RG1080.AM - RG1080 Miles, Floyd, 1904-1989

This reminiscence, written by Floyd Miles in 1980, is an autobiographical account of his youth. Miles describes the circumstances which forced his widowed father to place his children at the Child Saving Institute of Omaha and into foster homes. Miles also recounts the abusive treatment he received in one family and the financially poor, but loving, home provided by his permanent foster parents, Malon and Eva Wolford.

RG2389.PH - Collection, Photograph

This collection consists of images of towns and rural settings in Phelps County, Nebraska. This collection consists of photographic prints, ca.1885-1974; mostly 1900s-1910s and 1930s. Among the images are street scenes, schools, hotels, homes, churches, libraries, parks, and an orphanage. There are also photographs of a parade, a hot air balloon, and aerial views.

RG4882.PH - Collection, Photograph

Arnold Harold Galvin was a flying instructor for the Lincoln Flying School from 1927-ca.1933. Galvin lived in Nebraska until 1941. Much of this collection relates to the years 1925-1938. This collection includes 113 photographs. Many of the photographs are of the Lincoln Flying School and the Galvin Family. Also included are photographs of airplanes and automobiles from the 1920s and 1930s.