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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

Cookbook, Spanish, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources Records

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: RG-08-32-03
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a English/Spanish recipe book “Comidas Rapidas y Faciles Por Menos” created by the University of New Hampshire. This cookbook is a two week menu designed for Hispanic people living inside the United States. The aim of the cookbook is to provide quick and easy meals that represent Latin American traditions with balanced nutrition and low cost recipes that also fit the lifestyle of people in the U.S.

Dates: undated

Ernesto Mejia-Sanchez, Poems

Identifier: MS-0201
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of handwritten poems on cardboard, one written in 1956 in New Orleans, Louisiana, and six others known as "Notebook from Nebraska" written in 1963 while Mejia-Sanchez was in Lincoln, Nebraska. Also included are a brief biographical sketch and a short newspaper clipping about the poetry. All the poems are in Spanish.

Dates: 1956-1963

Food Preparation (Spanish), Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources Records

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: RG-08-32-02
Scope and Contents

This collection contains 2 copies of the Food Preparation manual translated into Spanish, NEP Handout L BL7-S, created by County Extension Office and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Nutrition Education Program (NEP).  The manual covers topics like working with recipes, working with ingredients, kitchen equipment, food and kitchen safety and creating meals and snacks.  Recipes for Master Mix and Magic Mix are also included in the back of the manual.

Dates: Undated

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

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

Lourdes Gouveia Papers

 Collection — Box: 1-20
Identifier: UNO-0234
Content Description Dr. Lourdes Gouveia, professor at UNO, gathered a considerable amount of information about Latino immigrants in the Nebraska meat packing industry, particularly in Lexington, Nebraska. This collection reflects her efforts and consists of her research materials, data, and writing from 1988 - 2016. Much of the collection collects Gouveia's research in Lexington, Nebraska during the 1990s. In Lexington, Gouveia studied the impact of the opening of a new Iowa Beef Packing plant and...
Dates: 1970 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2010

Luis Romero, Literary Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0035
Scope and Contents

This collection was donated to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln by Luis Romero in September of 1979. It consists of manuscripts, newspaper clippings, and minor writings by or about Romero.

Dates: 1922-1979

A. R. (Archibald Ross) McIntyre Papers

Identifier: MS-056
Scope and Content This collection contains documents related to Dr. McIntyre, specifically his work with Curare, a poison used by the natives of the Amazon River region. This collection also contains personal, biographical, and photos of Dr. McIntyre. The collection includes a plentiful amount of published material written by Dr. McIntyre. The collection also contains several photocopies of newspaper articles (in Spanish) from Brazil referencing Dr. McIntyre and his work with Curare at an International...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1931-2007

Montaldo, Icarian Papers

Identifier: MS-0436
Scope and Contents

The Montaldo, Icarian Papers (1848-1910) contains correspondence, military, and other government documents that document the Montaldo family’s involvement in the Icarian Community, a socialist utopian society located in Nauvoo, Illinois and Icaria, Iowa from 1848-1895. Correspondents include Ignacio Montaldo, Perico Montaldo, Celina Montaldo, George Montaldo, Hortense Montaldo, Étienne Cabet, and A.A. Marchand.

Dates: 1840-1910

UNO Office of Latino/Latin American Studies (OLLAS) Records

Identifier: UNO-0272
Content Description The records of the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies (OLLAS) at UNO document its operations and activities beginning from its founding in 2003. OLLAS staff meticulously documented the unit's activities and compiled fliers, posters, news coverage, documents, and material into binders for each academic year and special event (Cinemateca, Cumbre, etc.). The research work of OLLAS is represented in reports, grants, and related material. The collection does not contain student records, but...
Dates: 2002-2022

Voces of a Pandemic Oral History Collection

Identifier: UNO-0265
Content Description Collection of oral history interviews on the experiences of Latinx peoples in Omaha during the COVID-19 global pandemic. Interviews collected by Office of Latino and Latin American Studies (OLLAS) Director Cristián Doña-Reveco in partnership with University of Texas at Austin Voces Oral History Project. Most interviews were conducted by Director Doña-Reveco. Some interviews were conducted by Dr. Isabelle Beulaygue.22 of 23 interviews summarized in both English and Spanish. The...
Dates: July 1, 2020-March 10, 2022

World War II Posters

Identifier: MS-0238
Scope and Contents Ruby Wilder Shile, Assistant Reference Librarian, gathered and preserved these pictorial materials from World War II at the University of Nebraska during the War. The posters are grouped alphabetically by country and issuing body, when known. In some cases, it was necessary to group them by subject, but for most posters there is no separate subject access. It should be stated that additional posters on the subjects listed and on other subjects will be found among those filed under issuing...
Dates: 1939-1945