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Anne of Brittany Collection

 Collection — Folder: 001 (photographs)
Identifier: MS-0001
Scope and Contents The collection consists typescript and bound catalogs of the Anne of Brittany book collection created by H. Winnett Orr during his lifetime. Orr collected books relating to Anne, her life, her husbands, her reign as Queen of Brittany and as a Queen of France, the history of France during her lifetime, notable individuals alive during her reign, and general histories of France and its people. In addition, Orr created scrapbooks of his trip to Brittany in 1929 and of items assocated with his...
Dates: 1918-1955; Majority of material found within 1944-1951

Charles E. Cather Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0350
Scope and Contents The Charles E. Cather Collection is comprised of manuscripts, both handwritten and typewritten, of several of Willa Cather's novels and short stories. The majority of the manuscript material is from her novel Sapphira and the Slave Girl. There are letters sent from Cather to her brother James, her sister-in-law Ethel, and her nephew Charles. Contracts for selected novels, both from Houghton-Mifflin and Alfred Knopf, are part of the materials. There is...
Dates: 1864-2001; Majority of material found in 1924-1971,

Charter 77, Records (Czech Heritage Collection)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0124
Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence, articles and official publications by U.S. Congress, the Charter 77 Movement (in Czech), and other institutions and organizations. The materials cover the Charter 77 movement from its beginning to its end in the middle of the 1980s.

Dates: 1975-1986

Clara Conklin, Travel Papers

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: RG-12-21-10
Scope and Contents These papers relate to Clara Conklin's travels, career, and personal life. Only the early correspondence and one article relate to her academic career at the University of Nebraska. The correspondence from James H. Canfield relates to Conklin's appointment as an instructor in German and French languages. Most of the collection relates to European travel between 1896-1902. Passenger lists include those from the following cruise lines: American Line, 1906; Holland-America Line 1898; Red Star...
Dates: 1889-1938

Gerry Shapiro, English and Literary Papers

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: RG-12-10-60
Scope and Contents

The papers consist of reviews, correspondence, awards, teaching materials, letters from students after Shapiro's death, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1988-2011

Helen Shelley, Currency and Coins

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: MS-0054
Scope and Contents

Helen Dawson Shelley collected the banknotes and coins during her tour of duty in the American Red Cross. The items include both banknotes and coins.

Dates: 1914-1960

Henry J. John, Czech Heritage Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0086
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of personal papers of Henry J. John including correspondence, translations, publications, biographical materials and photographs. The majority of the collection relates to John's medical career and his interest in literature and graphic arts.

Dates: 1885-1968

Josef Josten, Czech Heritage Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0087
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the personal papers of Joseph Josten and includes correspondence, photographs, various subject files, news clippings, and newspapers. The materials relate mainly to Josten's work as a journalist during and after World War II.

Dates: 1913-1984

Karlis Ulmanis, Latvian & Baltic History Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0110
Scope and Contents The Ulmanis, Latvian, and Baltic History Collection is divided into four main series: Kārlis Ulmanis, Latvian History, Baltikum, and Photos and Artifacts. The collection consists of primary documents, books, scholarly articles, journals, magazines, newspapers, photos, videos, artifacts and audio and visual materials pertaining to Kārlis Ulmanis and Latvian and Baltic history. The collection is of special interest to the University and Nebraska in that Kārlis Ulmanis is the only UNL alumni to...
Dates: 1908-2006; 1945-1993

Reino Virtanen, Literature Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-12-28-11
Scope and Contents

The papers include correspondence, publications, research notes, reviews, translations, and manuscripts by Reino Virtanen. Most of the materials relate to French and Finnish literature.

Dates: 1937-1989

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