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Name Merchants -- Nebraska

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Image of RG0717.AM - RG0717 Weisenreder, Edward, 1835-1917

RG0717.AM - RG0717 Weisenreder, Edward, 1835-1917

This collection consists of one folder of manuscript material arranged in one series: 1) Account Book, 1867-1877. This material relates to the mercantile business of Edward Weisenreder at Aspinwall, Nebraska, including recorded sales, store purchases and accounts receivable.

Image of RG0790.AM - RG0790 Koenig, William C., 1830-1863

RG0790.AM - RG0790 Koenig, William C., 1830-1863

This collection consists of manuscript material arranged in three series: 1) Correspondence, 1854-1863; 2) Financial File, 1860-1864; and 3) Genealogy. The material relates to the life of Koenig from his arrival in the United States in 1854 until his death in Omaha. Correspondence includes Koenig's comparisons of his experiences and life on the frontier with his former life in Germany, along with descriptions of the profits he enjoyed in his grocery business; the conditions in Omaha in the 1850s; and the impact on Nebraska of the gold discovery in the Rocky Mountains in 1858. The correspondence is written in German and a typed transcript of Koenig's letters is included in the collection. T

Image of RG1095.AM - RG1095 Hopkins and Stevens (Cortland, Neb.)

RG1095.AM - RG1095 Hopkins and Stevens (Cortland, Neb.)

The collection consists of one volume, a daily journal kept by Hopkins and Stevens, merchandisers in drugs, paints and wallpapers in Cortland, Nebraska. Journal entries are chronological, September, 1891 to July, 1892. The entries list buyers, items bought, and cost.