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Barton, John M.



  • Existence: 1932-2009

Dr. John M. Barton was born in North Platte, Nebraska, on September 22, 1932, and died in Papillion, Nebraska, July 15, 2009. He was a member of the University Library Friends, of the Criss Library at UNO, and served a term as the Friends President.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Barton Aviation Collection

Identifier: MSS-0002
Scope and Contents The collection compiled by aviation enthusiast John Barton includes many images of aircraft and aircraft parts, including photographs taken by John Barton; photograph prints purchased by John Barton from aviation archives; photocopies of images from books and articles; and printouts from web pages. The majority of the images lack specific identification of subject or source. The collection also includes textual resources, including booklets, flyers, brochures, and maps, as well as...
Dates: 1960-2009

John Barton Railroad Collection

Identifier: MSS-0003
Scope and Contents The collection compiled by railroad enthusiast John Barton includes many images of locomotives, with a slight emphasis on shrouded steam locomotives. Resources include printouts from the internet (many lacking identification of subject or source), photographs, booklets, and magazines. Also included are: catalogs and brochures related to model trains; booklets, brochures, and articles related to a rail bridge over the Rhine River relevant to the Battle of the Bulge in World War II; and...
Dates: circa 1970-2009