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Grace Rushton Cortelyou, Student Life Letter

 Collection — Box: MS Collections
Identifier: MS-0492

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One handwritten letter from C.F. Ansley to Grace Rushton Cortelyou, University of Nebraska, dated January 9, 1899. Ansley writes that they enjoyed reading Cortelyou’s story, “Blue Eyed Boy,” and that they have earned a place in “our group of strong writers.”


  • 1899, Jan. 9

Biographical / Historical

Grace Rushton Cortelyou was born May 24, 1877 in Plano, Illinois. She garduated from Fairmont, Nebraska High School in 1891 and the University of Nebraska in 1900. She taught at Fall City, Nebraska High School and married John Van Zandt Cortelyou in 1904. They moved to Lincoln, Nebraska in 1934 where she lived until her death in 1942.


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

Archives & Special Collections
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries
P.O. Box 884100
Lincoln NE 68588-4100 United States