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Mabel A. Work Fields, Correspondence

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: MS-0351

Scope and Contents

The correspondence includes letters between Mabel A. Work, who lived in Callaway, Nebraska, and Gilbert Fields, who lived initially in Englewood, Colorado. During their courtship and marriage, Work's letters to Fields are addressed to Ord, Wood River, Elm Creek, and David City, Nebraska. Fields worked at night for the Union Pacific Railroad Company.  There are a few letters from other friends, including Frank Robison and Ada G. Harding. Work and Fields marry in December 1912. Letters from 1913 on include those to Fields when he is away and letters from family. Those dated from 1917-1919 are sent to the Fields in Tie Siding, Wyoming.

Dates

  • 1885-1919

Extent

1.00 Boxes

0.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries Repository

Contact:
Archives & Special Collections
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries
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Lincoln NE 68588-4100 United States
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