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Catalog Number RG3271.PH
Object Name Collection, Photograph
Collection Name RG3271 Butler, David, 1829-1891
Title David Butler
Description David Butler was the first governor of the state of Nebraska. This collection is comprised of portraits of Butler and his family, as well as various Butler family.

This collection consists of twenty-nine photographic prints. Many of the photographs are portraits of David Butler, ca.1860s; Butler's wife, Lydia; and Butler's daughter, Violet. Also included is a photo of the Governor Butler's part-time residence at Pawnee City, Nebraska, 1866-1870, when he was not staying in Lincoln.
Date 1860s-1870s circa
Place USA: Nebraska (Pawnee), Pawnee City/USA: Nebraska (Lancaster), Lincoln
People Butler, David Christy, 1829-1891
Butler, Lydia (Story)
Butler, Violet
Subjects Politicians--Nebraska--Pawnee City
Dwellings--Nebraska--Pawnee City
Portrait photographs
Governors--Nebraska
Search Terms Pawnee City (Neb.)