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Catalog Number 10082-107
Title Rack, Magazine, Wooden; 2 Compartments
Object Name Rack, Magazine
Description Wooden magazine rack with two compartments. There is a peacock painted on the front, and it has a green handle.
Date 1930s
Year Range from 1930
Year Range to 1939
Material wood, paint, varnish, metal
Used USA: Nebraska (Clay), Edgar
Height (in) 14.375
Length (in) 9.875
Depth (in) 26.5
People Wolf, Otto W.
History 1930s magazine rack used in the Otto and Dora Wolf home in Edgar, Nebraska.

Otto worked primarily in the newspaper printinting field, including the Madison Star and he owned the Edgar Sun from 1927 to 1952. He married Dora Mathilda Petersen in 1909, and they had two children, Arthur and Winnifred Maxine. In 1915 Otto became deputy county clerk of Madison County, and he became county clerk in 1919. Wolf was very active in the county. In 1955 Otto and Dora moved to Lincoln where he worked for the Lincoln Daily Star. See donor file for full biography.
Credit line W. Maxine Wolf, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Wolf, Otto