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Terezie Pospísilová, Czech Heritage Diary

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: MS-0091

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the personal diary of Terezie Pospisilova, which begins in 1904 with her arrival in Wilber, Nebraska. Most of the entries relate to the daily domestic activities of the Pospisil family. They contain information about the local weather, the cost of items sold and purchased at market, various local activities and events, and news from relatives still living in the Czech Republic. Pospisilova also mentions news regarding the San Francisco earthquake of 1906 and World War I. The diary ends in 1933. The diary is written completely in Czech, but an English translation is available for the years 1904 to 1913.

Dates

  • 1904-1933

Creator

Extent

1.00 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Czech

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
P.O. Box 884100
Lincoln NE 68588-4100 United States
402-472-2531