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Catalog Number RG3466.PH
Object Name Collection, Photograph
Collection Name RG3466 Colfax County (Neb.) Collection
Title Colfax County (Neb.) Collection
Description Colfax County, Nebraska, originally part of Platte County, became a county in 1869 and had its boundaries redefined in 1873. This collection documents the towns and rural areas of Colfax County, Nebraska.

This collection consists of photographic prints of bird's-eye and street level views of towns in Colfax County, Nebraska. Also includes photographs of commercial buildings, such as the Janecek Theater in Schuyler, Nebraska; a dry goods and grocery store in Howells, ca.1890; and buildings, including churches and schools, and a family farm, in Leigh, Nebraska, 1925.
Date 1878-1973 circa
Place USA: Nebraska (Colfax)
Subjects Local history
Commercial buildings--Nebraska--Schuyler
Public buildings--Nebraska--Colfax County
Rural development--Nebraska--Colfax County
Dry goods stores--Nebraska--Howells
Family farms--Nebraska--Leigh
Search Terms Clarkson (Neb.)
Leigh (Neb.)
Schuyler (Neb.)
Howells (Neb.)