Museum logo
Museum logo

Search Term Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Name Oxford (Neb.)

Associated Records

Image of RG4064.AM - RG4064 Burlington and Missouri River Railroad. Railroad Structures

RG4064.AM - RG4064 Burlington and Missouri River Railroad. Railroad Structures

This collection consists of one oversized folder containing ten drawings. The drawings are of buildings and structures built by the Burlington and Missouri River Railroad in Nebraska. The drawings in this series are copies taken from the original vellum or linen produced by the railroad.

RG2755.PH - Collection, Photograph

69 photographs; George Uebel was a German immigrant who farmed in Furnas County near Oxford, Nebraska. This collection includes photographs from the Oxford area related to farming, family life, homes, and tornado damage. This collection consists of photographic prints, ca.1900-1920. Included are images of frame and sod houses; tractors and farming scenes; children and school groups; and damage from a tornado in 1916. There are also photographs showing horse-and mule-drawn wagons and farm equipment.

RG3371.PH - Collection, Photograph

Furnas County, Nebraska, was organized and its boundaries defined in 1873. This collection documents the towns and rural areas of Furnas County. This collection consists of photographic prints depicting scenes in Furnas County, Nebraska. Shown are the L. Clute general store in Arapahoe, 1889; the Furnas County courthouse in Beaver City, 1907; and street scenes in various Furnas County towns.

RG3831.PH - Collection, Photograph

Harlan County, Nebraska, separated from Lincoln County in 1871. This collection documents the towns and rural areas of Harlan County. This collection consists of photographic prints of sites in Harlan County, Nebraska. Many of these photographs document Alma, street scenes and public buildings, ca.1880-1910. Also included are postcards of a rodeo, 1910; the largest co-op creamery in the world in Orleans, Nebraska, 1932; and a dressmaker shop in Republican City, 1899.

RG4626.PH - Collection, Photograph

Approximately 30 photographs; This collection from former KFAB employee Robert R. Jensen relates primarily to newsworthy events in Nebraska during the 1930s and to Nebraska radio stations KFAB and KFOR. This collection consists of photographic prints, ca.1920-1979, mostly ca.1933-1936. Photographs are of radio personalities from KFOR and KFAB in Lincoln, Nebraska, and KOIL in Council Bluffs, Iowa. There are also photographs of radio stations and equipment, including transmitters, control panels and KFAB's mobile unit. A photograph of Franklin D. Roosevelt's campaign train in Fremont, Nebraska, is of particular interest.