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Name Telegraph -- Nebraska

Associated Records

Image of RG0862.AM - RG0862 Carley, Furman B., 1859-1940

RG0862.AM - RG0862 Carley, Furman B., 1859-1940

This collection consists of F.B. Carley's reminiscence, January 22, 1930. He describes the appointment of the first justice of the peace at Fort Robinson, Nebraska, in the 1880s and the demise of cattle ranching in northwest Nebraska. Carley writes also of cowboy life in Sioux and Dawes Counties, Nebraska, and the demise of cattle ranching in northwest Nebraska.

Image of RG1040.AM - RG1040 Great Western Telegraph Company (Chicago, Ill.)

RG1040.AM - RG1040 Great Western Telegraph Company (Chicago, Ill.)

The collection consists of misc. business records of the Great Western Telegraph Company of Chicago, Illinois. Included are a subscription list for the capital stock, 1870, for people of Rulo, Nebraska; a January 1, 1869, letter to stockholders; minutes from the August 24, 1869, Directors' meeting; receipt blanks for stock; a copy of the National Telegraph Law; and a copy of "Telegraph Record," vol. 1, no. 1.