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Name Lexington (Neb.)

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Image of RG0721.AM - RG0721 Nebraska Farmer

RG0721.AM - RG0721 Nebraska Farmer

This material is arranged in one series: 1) Sod House letters, 1957-1958. It consists of letters to the Nebraska Farmer written by pioneers in 1957 and 1958, relating their experiences in the late 19th and early 20th Century. The letters were printed in a series titled, "I Lived In A Soddy," and relate primarily to building and living in sod houses. Correspondents also wrote about contemporary social and religious life; discussed farming experiences, including crops raised and yields obtained for different years; and other related aspects of agricultural life. For copies of the letters consult the "Sod House Letters" volume in the Library Collections.

RG3341.PH - Collection, Photograph

Dawson County, Nebraska, was formed by proclamation in 1871. This collection consists of photographs documenting the towns and rural areas of Dawson County. This collection consists of photographic prints showing scenes in Dawson County, Nebraska. Included are images of public buildings, such as the library and school in Gothenburg, 1907, as well as commercial buildings such, as the Cozad Creamery, ca.1940, in Cozad, and the Cornland Hotel, 1907, in Lexington.