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MS. Manuscript

 Record Group
Identifier: MS
Manuscript and Special Collections that are associated with a person, organization, or project.

Found in 357 Collections and/or Records:

Czech Music LPs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0085b
Scope and Contents Czech music played by Nebraska bands
Dates: -; Other: Date acquired: 2010-05-24

Czechoslovak National Council of America, Records (Czech Heritage Collection)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0267
Scope and Contents Czechoslovak National Council of America, Records contains press releases and news flashes from Czechoslovakia under Nazi domination, American Czechoslovakia, and other sources from 1939-1984.
Dates: 1939-1984

Czechoslovak Scout Movement in Exile, Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0123
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Fanderlik's records, including extensive correspondence, documents, photographs, essays and books. All the papers are related to the Scout Movement.
Dates: 1918-1984

D. Hanley Tyner, World War II Artifacts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0099
Scope and Contents This collection contains 12 Nazi posters(WWII), nazi flag, 3 sucusacas[sp.?], run of "The Stars and Stripes(1945), photo album (WWII Germany)

Also includes two leather cases with canteens inside and a fur covered knapsack.
Dates: 1939-1945

D. Stanley Tyner, World War II Posters & Artifacts

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0127
Scope and Contents This collection contains 12 Nazi posters(WWII), a Nazi flag, 3 sucusacas[sp.?], a run of "The Stars and Stripes (1945), and a photo album from Germany during WWII.
Dates: 1939-1945

Dan Gutleben, Manuscripts

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0179
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a typed reminiscence and “The Sugar Tramp 1947,” “The Sugar Tramp 1950, Hawaiian Issue,” and “The Sugar Tramp 1963,” by Dan Gutleben. The reminiscence relates to Gutleben’s experiences as a child and as student at the University of Nebraska. Particular classmates, professors and staff, campus activities and incidents, and attitudes of rural residents toward colleges are discussed. The manuscript also includes highlights of his career as an engineer and...
Dates: 1962-1963

Daniel Moses, Letter

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0200
Scope and Contents A letter from Daniel Moses, senior editor at Simon and Schuster publishing agency, to Wallace Stegner. The letter asks Stegner to read the proofs of Robert Kroetsch’s novel, "The Studhorse Man" and write back with his reactions to it.
Dates: 1969, Oct. 7

Daniel O'Leary, Papers

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0140
Scope and Contents Manuscripts by Daniel O'Leary.
Dates: undated

Daniel Webster, Letter

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0223
Scope and Contents The materials include one letter, dated only “April 12” signed by American Statesman and Orator Daniel Webster and to Mr. Dallas, in reply to a note originally sent by Dallas. There are also engravings of Webster and George M. Dallas.
Dates: April 12, undated

Diana Church, Quilt Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0286
Scope and Contents The correspondence and several research files relate to documentation work done for the Bayles Quilt held at the Dallas Historical Society. The majority of research materials are photocopies of articles and research sources related to a specific topic. Many of the research files include Church's handwritten notes and comments on the published articles. Types of items within the research files include correspondence, photocopies of published articles, research notes and questions, notes on...
Dates: 1750-1991; Majority of material found in 1983-1991

Dime Novels Collection

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0187
Scope and Contents Collection consists of an introduction to dime novels and library collections containing them and the forty-page essay by James Fults, "The Old Dime Novel; or Days of Undiluted Whiskey and Women like Prairie Flowers".
Dates: 1971, May 6

Don Hollenbeck, Broadcast Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0319
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence and radio transcripts created during Hollenbeck’s career with NBC and CBS. The programs include special broadcasts, along with Hollenbeck’s “War Journal,” “CBS Views the Press,” and “You are There.” There is a scrapbook and several 3 dimensional items.
Dates: 1940-1952

Donald C. Despain, Law Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0320
Scope and Contents The collection consists of research files, correspondence, and publications created or collected by Despain.  Most of the files contain a combination of correspondence, reports, newspaper or magazine clippings, manuscripts, other research materials, and are arranged by topic..
Dates: 1889-1971; Majority of material found within 1935-1965,

Dorothy Bettis, Quilt Oral Histories

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0284
Scope and Contents The correspondence in this collection detail inquiries about donating the Bettis oral history materials to the American Quilt Study Group. The collection includes typed transcriptions and 9 cassette tapes of an oral interview with Dorothy Bettis done by Glenna Brock between May and September 1988. There are also photographs of selected quilts created by Bettis, with detailed information on the quilts.
Dates: 1988

Dorothy Cozart, Collection on Quilts

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0288
Scope and Contents The collection includes correspondence and numerous original items relating to quilt shows, exhibits, conferences, and quilt contests. The majority of items are promotional flyers, brochures, pamphlets, catalogs, and conference materials.
Dates: 1979-1996

Dorothy Thomas, Published Stories

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0214
Scope and Contents The collection consists of three publications, Fiction Parade, May 1935; The American Mercury, November 1933; and The Atlantic, November 1933. Each literary magazine contains stories from various authors including Dorothy Thomas’ “The Home Place,” “All Day Sunday,” and “Apple Wood.”
Dates: 1933, November

Dottie Moore, Collection on Quilts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0322
Scope and Contents The collection contains subject files on individual quilters as well as 136 cassette tapes of interviews and speeches given at various quilting events.  The subject files include biographical information on the person, photos and slides of them and quilts they have created or own, and correspondence with Dottie Moore.
Dates: 1994-2000

D.W. Robertson, Chaucer Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0339
Scope and Contents The Robertson Papers include typescript copies of many of Robertson’s published articles, some lectures, and other unpublished articles. The majority of the typescripts include handwritten edits done by Robertson. There are several files of handwritten notes for possible articles with accompanying footnotes. The research cards are identified by topics Robertson used to organize the cards. The card include resource citations and notes on a given topic or resource. The correspondence in the...
Dates: 1962-1990; Other: Date acquired: 1996-09-26

E.A. Kral, Paranormal Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0028
Scope and Contents The collection consists of photocopies of newspaper and journal articles as well as transcripts of interviews and some media presentations relating to various aspects of the paranormal in Nebraska and nationwide. Included are several original documents, a variety of videotapes of speakers' presentations, and a 45-minute slide-tape "UFO Reports: A Problem for Science" produced in 1977 by Kral for nationwide use. Kral organized the material into 28 sections, and used the terms "state" and...
Dates: 1897-1998

E.A. Kral, Teaching Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0067
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the letters, manuscripts, and memorabilia of E.A. Kral, organized into seven series: correspondence, student correspondence, student writings, research, personal and family history, oversize, and addendum. The correspondence (1960-2008) consists of letters to and from researchers, authors, politicians, and acquaintances nationwide dealing with teaching techniques, research in the paranormal, cognitive development, and history.  Student correspondence...
Dates: 1941-2009

Earl Emmett White, University Artifacts

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0263
Scope and Contents Three University of Nebraska fraternity pins.
Dates: Undated

Earl W. Wyatt, Geology Notebooks

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0279
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Earl W. Wyatt's notebooks containing notes for "Geology/Mineralogy 15", "Geology 131: Ores”, "Geology 133: Coal”, and "Geology 135: Oil” from 1929-1930.
Dates: 1929-1930

Ed Kopac, Czech Heritage Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0272
Scope and Contents This collection contains mostly Ed Kopac's correspondence with different sources during his career as a Montana rancher and liverstock feeder. Included in the correspondence are letters to senators, lawyers, and people in business with Kopac. There is correspondence concerning the Czech Pioneer Memorial and his contributions to that organization.
Dates: 1958-1975

Edith and Grace Abbott, Social Work Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0129
Scope and Contents The papers of Edith Abbott contain professional and personal correspondence, lecture notes for courses taught at the University of Chicago School of Social Administration (SSA), articles, the draft of the unfinished biography of Grace Abbott, and biographical materials. The papers reflect Edith's interests centered on the status of women in industry and the establishment of high professional standards in social work education. The papers of Grace Abbott contain personal and professional...
Dates: 1905-1976

Edward Lerman, Letters

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0197
Scope and Contents Correspondence written by Edward Lerman in Hall County, Nebraska, to his nephew, Curtis H. Page of Cleveland, Ohio, in November 1891. Lerman discusses land, crops, family, and business.
Dates: 1891

Edward Sundberg, Scandinavian Heritage Oral Histories

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0046
Scope and Contents This collection contains oral history interviews with Americans of Scandinavian heritage, both immigrants and their descendents.
Dates: -

Edward T. Osler, Military Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0109
Scope and Contents The Osler materials are largely comprised of correspondence to Osler's family while he served in the Medical Corps during WWI. Additional items include correspondence from the Kenesaw, Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and the Sterling National Bank of Sterling, Colorado; Christmas cards from friends; Osler's will; a 1910-1911 report card from grade school; a 1946 bank book; deeds to gravesites purchased by Osler's mother; and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1910-1961

Edwin D. Lyman, Speech

 Collection — Box 001
Identifier: MS-0195
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a transcript of a speech given by Edwin Lyman, May 23, 1976 in Table Rock, Nebraska. The speech is primarily about his family’s history and Table Rock, Nebraska. Information is also included about the University of Nebraska, the tenth anniversary of the Table Rock Museum, and religion.
Dates: 1976, May 23