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Name Platte County (Neb.) -- History

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Image of RG0762.AM - RG0762 Turner, Martha Margaret, 1868-1946

RG0762.AM - RG0762 Turner, Martha Margaret, 1868-1946

This collection relates to the professional interests and personal life of Martha Turner. The collection is arranged as follows: Subgroup 1: Professional Papers Series 1: Pioneer Essay Contest, 1933-1934 Series 2: Nebraska Research, c.1904-c.1942 Series 3: Nebraska History, Specific Localities, 1929-1945 Series 4: General History Research, 1919-1937 Series 5: Nebraska State Historical Society, 1898-1945 Subgroup 2: Personal Papers Series 1: Financial Records, 1914-1946 Series 2: Land Owned & Real Estate Records, 1913-1946 Series 3: Personal Items, 1876-1956 The Professional Papers of Subgroup 1 form the bulk of the collection. Included are materials such as Nebraska school ch

Image of RG0886.AM - RG0886 Cheever, John H., ca. 1822-?

RG0886.AM - RG0886 Cheever, John H., ca. 1822-?

The collection consists mostly of business and political correspondence, 1859-1860, primarily relating to John Cheever. Cheever was a member of the Council of the Territory of Nebraska for the counties of Otoe, Cass, Dodge, Platte and Monroe, and a partner with James Sweet in Cheever, Sweet and Company. The collection includes copies of legislation and other governmental papers from the period as well as general business correspondence relating to Cheever, Sweet and Company. Also included are materials relating to the incorporation of the Nebraska City & Denver Express Company (Nebraska City), and the State Bank of Nebraska (Omaha).

Image of RG1047.AM - RG1047 Olson, James Clifton, 1917-2005

RG1047.AM - RG1047 Olson, James Clifton, 1917-2005

This collection consists of manuscript material and index files arranged in two Subgroups. Subgroup 1: Writings; and Subgroup 2: Correspondence and Subject Files. These materials related to James Olson's time with the Nebraska State Historical Society as well as the University of Nebraska. The materials in Subgroup 1 are further divided into series which relate to the publication of <em>Red Cloud and the Sioux Problem</em>, <em>J. Sterling Morton</em>, the <em>History of Nebraska</em> and to various other writings, including articles, book reviews and speeches. Included are correspondence, research notes, and drafts of the manuscripts. Subgroup 2 consists of correspondence and subje