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Association of Students of the University of Nebraska (ASUN), Student Government Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-02-01
Scope and Contents This collection consists of some correspondence, historical materials, minutes of meetings, treasurer reports, attendance rosters, and photographs. The historical materials contain copies of constitutions and bylaws as well as brochures about ASUN and campaign leaflets. The minutes provide information on membership, nominations, and legislation being debated and voted on. The treasurer's records show financial transactions of ASUN, including information on the funding of the Student Strike...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1932-1992

Association of Women Students, Student Life Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-02-06
Scope and Contents

The majority of the materials deal with the internal workings of the Association of Women Students (AWS) and include correspondence, minutes of meetings, a constitution with revisions, and officer lists. AWS activities are documented through scrapbooks and photographs.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1911-1970

Beverly Deepe Keever, Journalism Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0363
Scope and Contents The Beverly Deepe Keever, Journalism Papers document the personal and professional life of Beverly Keever. The largest section of material in the collection is the research files which Keever compiled during her time as a Vietnam War correspondent. These research files include clippings, government reports, statistics, press releases, and interview notes for topics Keever was writing about or planned to write about. Topics include major battles and military operations, the lives of...
Dates: 1910 - 2022

Chi Omega, Kappa Chapter, Student Life Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-04-21
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of photographs, rush books, clippings, and 23 scrapbooks from the University of Nebraska's Kappa Chapter of Chi Omega.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1903-1965

Clarence (Gene) Sage Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0173
Scope and Contents The Clarence (Gene) Sage Collection includes photographs, news clippings, souvenir programs, books, ephemera, and artifacts, such as textiles and a bank in the shape of a football player, related to football at the University of Omaha, circa 1952-1956. Much of the material relates to the Tangerine Bowl victory on January 1, 1955, including a scrapbook featuring the game on the cover and a commemorative wristwatch and belt buckle presented to OU football players following the victorious...
Dates: 1952-1956

Danielle Simpson Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0268
Content Description

The scrapbook created by UNO student Danielle Simpson while an undergraduate student documents her membership in Chi Omega sorority Zeta Delta Chapter (pledged January 26, 1985), working as a student Ambassador, scholastic achievements, and other student interests and activities. The scrapbook includes photographs, news clippings, correspondence, invitations, felt Chi Omega letters, Ambassador name badge, and other material. Also included is Simpson's Chi Omega pin.

Dates: 1984-1988

Del Weber Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0094
Scope and Contents The Del Weber Papers comprise the files accumulated by Delbert Weber during his term as chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha (1977-1997). The files include correspondence, reports, memos, meeting minutes, forms, and other print records of the operations of the University of Nebraska at Omaha as well as his service on community boards and community and a small amount of family material including audiovisual material. The paper files include material organized and described in...
Dates: 1977-2016

Don Hollenbeck, Broadcast Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0319
Scope and Contents The papers consist of correspondence and radio transcripts created during Hollenbeck’s career with the NBC and the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS). There are a few broadcasts from American Broadcasting Company (ABC). The programs include special broadcasts, along with Hollenbeck’s “War Journal,” “CBS Views the Press,” and “You are There.” Many of these were produced during World War II. There is a scrapbook and several 3 dimensional items.The collection is roughly arranged in...
Dates: 1926 - 1986; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1954

Dorothy Patach Papers

 Collection — Box: 2016-105
Identifier: MSS-0091
Content Description The papers of Dorothy Patach document her travels around the United States and international trips, her community involvement, and her career in nursing and nursing education. Documentation of Patach’s trips include scrapbooks, photographs, postcards, and ephemera from the 1930s to the late 20th century. Patach traveled throughout Nebraska and the Midwest, the West, and other parts of the U.S. There were many trips to California especially as her father worked in California for many years...
Dates: circa 1910-2015

Edith and Horace Hager Album

 Collection — Box: MISC-01, Folder: MSS-0069
Identifier: MSS-0069
Content Description A scrapbook kept by white husband and wife Horace and Edith Hager on a road trip across the United States and briefly Canada in the mobile home trailer in 1948. The couple departed their New Jersey home pulling their new trailer they named "Ched." Edith or "Ede" and Horace or "Chap" along with their dog Candy are shown posing around the trailer in May 1948 before their departure. Photographs on their trip depict sites, people, animals, scenery, and other...
Dates: 1948

Ephraim Marks and David Rice Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0122
Content Description The Ephraim Marks and David Rice collection is composed of personal material about this white, gay, Omaha couple. The collection includes a scrapbook kept by David Rice showcasing some of his work as an interior designer in the 20th century in Omaha along with biographical information about Ephraim Marks and David Rice from the time around Rice’s death. A copy of an oral history interview David Rice did with the Nebraska Jewish Historical Society is also available. Also included are photos...
Dates: circa 1935-2018

Eta Sigma Gamma Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0270
Content Description

Records of Eta Sigma Gamma Alpha Omega Chapter at the University of Nebraska at Omaha include photographs, brochures, and scrapbooks from circa 1986 to 2004. Eta Sigma Gamma was a health education honorary society.

Dates: 1986-2004

Franklin D. Keim, Agronomy Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-08-08-16
Scope and Contents The Keim, Agronomy Papers consists of correspondence, biographical materials, publications, photographs, and audiovisual materials from Keim’s travels to Europe and the International Grasslands Congress in 1937. In 1948, Keim studied agriculture in Honduras, Nicaragua, and Guatemala. In 1945-1946, Keim observed post-war farmland in France, Germany, and the Netherlands and documented his travels in a scrapbook. Additional materials relate to Keim’s retirement, the dedication of Keim Hall, and...
Dates: 1920-2003

Fred Moyer Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0176
Scope and Contents The Fred Moyer Collection includes game programs (1954-1957), tickets (Tangerine Bowl, 1969 season), photographs, news clippings, pages from a scrapbook, and other material documenting the football team at the University of Omaha predominantly from 1954 to 1957 including the undefeated 1954 team (1955 Tangerine Bowl champions). The collection also includes one photo of the OU baseball team from the 1957-1958 season when Moyer and other students joined the team after several students were...
Dates: 1954-1959

Geneva Hewitt, Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: Small MS collections
Identifier: MS-0299
Scope and Contents

A scrapbook from Geneva Hewitt, a 1921 University of Nebraska School of Music graduate.

Dates: 1921

Gertrude Ball Travel Album, 1925

 Collection — Box: MISC-03, Folder: MSS-0060
Identifier: MSS-0060
Content Description

Travel album or scrapbook documenting the trip of Gertrude Ball, Ridgway Ball, and Della Clapper from Omaha, Nebraska to the Rocky Mountains in Colorado. Their trip is narrated with extensive handwritten text in the album and includes photographs, postcards, and ephemera.

Dates: 1925

Imperial Court of Nebraska Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0090
Content Description The records of the Imperial Court of Nebraska (ICON) include photographs, albums documenting twelve of ICON’s reigns, newsletters, programs for the annual coronation, and one binder containing other ICON documents such as copies of incorporation documents, correspondence, and other material. The photographs are largely unidentified and require arrangement and description. The albums for twelve of ICON’s reigns include programs, fliers, news clippings, photographs, and other material...
Dates: circa 1980-2017

Jack Plasters, WWII Military Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0461
Scope and Contents

Jack Plasters, WWII Military records contains Plaster’s diploma, photos, and World War II military patches and pins. Also included are several scrapbooks documenting Plaster’s 50th high school reunion and his experience in the U.S. Navy while stationed on the U.S.S. Baltimore and Pearl Harbor, Hawaii during World War II.

Dates: 1940-2002; Majority of material found within 1940-1947

Jack Snider, Marching Band Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-57-09-03

Joe H. Baker Collection

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: UNO-0181
Scope and Contents The collection of Joe H. Baker documents his time as a University of Omaha student and president of the OU Alumni Association in 1950-1951. Included are yearbooks, scrapbooks, photographs, correspondence, a pen given to Baker at the conclusion of his term of service to the Alumni Association, and his freshman beanie cap bearing his class year 1943. Of note in the scrapbooks are newsletters of the Alumni Association, news clippings, programs, and similar material. A wooden sign reading "Keep...
Dates: circa 1942-1951

Keim Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0401
Scope and Contents The Keim Family Papers contains family correspondence, family histories, Virginia Keim’s grade school materials and master’s thesis research on child development. Also included are Nebraska Rose Bowl materials consisting of football programs, newspaper articles, train itineraries, artifacts, and a written account by Wayne Keim from the 1941 Nebraska-Stanford Rose Bowl Game in Pasadena, California. Papers also include numerous studio and candid family photographs, Virginia Keim’s University...
Dates: 1910-2000

Kosmet Club, Student LIfe Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-03-12
Dates: Majority of material found within 1911-1960

Lawrence Youngman Papers

 Collection — Box: 2018-046
Identifier: MSS-0127
Content Description

This collection includes materials from Travel & Transport, Inc., Nebraska tourism, and Haulaway, Inc. Also included are materials gathered from Lawrence Youngman’s interest in Nebraska aviation and air travel in general and from the months he spent in Europe as an Omaha World-Herald correspondent during World War II.

Dates: 1920s to 2011

Leunis Van Es, Veterinary Science Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-08-18-10
Scope and Contents

The Van Es Papers contain biographical information, newspaper articles, bibliographies, personal correspondence, and correspondence relating to his involvement in the American Veterinary Association and the publication of his book, Animal Hygiene and Preventative Veterinary Medicine (1949). Papers also include research notes, four volumes of newspaper publication scrapbooks, and publications relating to animal nutrition and disease, veterinary medicine, and rural hygiene.

Dates: 1947-1954

Margaret Holland, Student Life Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: Small MS collections
Identifier: MS-0261
Scope and Contents

Margaret Holland created this scrapbook between 1923-1925 and it contains autographs, memorabilia, and photographs related to her experiences as a student at Edgar High School (Edgar, Neb.) and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  Most of the materials are from her senior year at Edgar High School.

Dates: 1923-1925

Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha Records

 Collection — Box: 1-6
Identifier: MSS-0098
Content Description The Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha (MCC Omaha) was chartered in 1974 as the first church in Omaha with positive ministry activities to the LGBTQ+ community. The MCC Omaha Records are comprised of 2.5 cubic feet of documents and photographs from 1959 through 2017 with the bulk of items dated 1973 to 1975 and 1996 to 2003. Photographs of church events and other activities from 1987 through 2003 make up most of the collection. There is a gap in materials from 1975 through the mid-1990s,...
Dates: 1959 - 2017

Mildred Jenny Weseen, Student Life Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0178
Scope and Contents

Materials related to her attendance at the University of Nebraska include yearbook pages, programs, report cards and two graduation photographs. The remainder of the collection consists of teacher’s contracts from her early career, newspaper clippings, a photograph of her at retirement, and eulogies. Her scrapbook documents experiences at the University, including photographs of Ivy Day celebrations as well as outside activities.

Dates: 1917-1976

Mortar Board, Student Life Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-04-57
Scope and Contents

The collection includes Mortar Board minutes; presidents' reports; secretary and treasurer records; photographs; scrapbooks; Mortar Board Quarterly; and alumni records.  Also included are materials related to activities such as Ivy Day; tours and conferences; balls; fundraisers, skits, conventions, elections, and convocations.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1905-1982

Nebraska Builders, Student Life Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-03-30
Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-1977

Omaha Chamber of Commerce Records

 Collection — Box: 2018-040
Identifier: MSS-0013
Scope and Contents The Omaha Chamber of Commerce Records cover business and industry in Omaha, Nebraska, spanning the period from 1912 until 1979. The records include meeting minutes from various committees and bureaus, the Chamber's newsletter (1912-1941 as Journal, 1941-1956 as News Bulletin, 1959-2004 as Profile), photographs, negatives, slides, newspaper clippings, correspondence, pamphlets, books and journals collected and used by the Chamber, and files with information about various businesses,...
Dates: 1912-2015