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The papers of Dave Dunlevy are primary composed of letters to his romantic interest Anita Hillman in Fort Worth, Texas documenting his service in the U.S. Air Force in at least 1965-1966 as well as other aspects of his life. Also included is a Vietnam War Tactical Air Command patch and one U.S. Air Force Permanent Change of Station Orders with one of the letters.
The collection of Dowty family papers include letters, receipts from church and related to a farm, mortgage documents, and other material. Most of the letters are addressed to Falls City, Nebraska with others addressed to or from Missouri and Oregon. People sending or receiving letters include: Lydia Dowty (perhaps later Mrs. Lydia Peck), Mr. And Mrs. Allison Dowty, George Ferguson, Mary Dowty, and others.
A letter from the George H. Lee Company of Omaha, Nebraska about Germozone, a product for chickens. The prospecting letter or advertisement on illustrated letterhead includes the reproduction of the signature of company vice president Donald Burke.
The papers of Howard H. Hutsell include five letters written by Captain Hutsell to Melba “Ginger” Hutsell, his wife, while serving in Vietnam from April to August 1967. The letters were addressed from various locations in Vietnam including Đức Phổ Base Camp and Pleiku.
The papers of James H. Nieuwenhuis include seven letters written by Master Sargeant Nieuwenhuis to Mary Virginia, his wife, and Carol Ann, their daughter, while serving in Vietnam from August 1966 to January 1967.
The papers of Laine E. Wright include five letters written by Wright to his parents in Apple Valley, California while serving in Vietnam from January to August 1968. Wright served in Da Nang. His first letter recounts an attack against his unit and an audio recording he made and would send to his parents. Wright’s religious faith is mentioned throughout his letters.
The papers consist of articles, newspaper clippings, letters, and various memorabilia about poet Weldon Kees, collected by Marion Weston.
A small collection of canceled checks and circular letter from local business the Omaha Crockery Co. The 1906 circular letter promotes subscriptions to trade magazine Manufacturer and Merchant (Room 505, Paxton Block, Omaha) to "Western merchants" and storekeepers. One check from 1903 is made out to Omaha Merchant Exp. Co. in the amount $187.63 from Merchants National Bank. Two checks from 1929 to Union Pacific Railroad in the amounts $1.51 and $45.60 from Omaha National Bank.
A letter from Peycke Brothers of Omaha, Nebraska, dated April 11, 1876, to a customer about stock arriving and the prices at which each would be sold. Peycke brothers billed itself as "commission merchants and wholesale oyster dealers."
The letter is from Thomas Carlyle to the Anglican clergyman and writer, Charles Kingsley (1819-1875).
The Vivian Robenstein collection contains letters and postcards sent to teenager and young woman Vivian Robenstein by multiple friends. The topics of the letters include romances and relationships, dances, becoming an adult, working as a hairdresser or hairstylist, driving in cars, and other interests and activities of daily life.
- University of Nebraska at Omaha Archives & Special Collections 16
- Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries 2
- correspondence 9
- personal papers 6
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 4
- clippings (information artifacts) 4
- Married people 3
- Soldiers 3
- photographs 3
- Couples 2
- Men 2
- Women 2
- World War, 1939-1945 2
- love letters 2
- records (documents) 2
- Advertising -- Poultry industry 1
- Afghanistan -- Politics and government 1
- African Americans 1
- African Americans -- Biography 1
- African Americans -- Civil rights -- Nebraska 1
- African Americans -- History 1 ∧ less
- Ayres, Nicoll N. 1
- Ayres, Socrates 1
- Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881 1
- Clogston, Robert E., Jr. 1
- Code, William 1
- Crowden, Schuyler 1
- Dowty family 1
- Dunlevy, Dave 1
- Eastwood, Erwin R. 1
- Eastwood, Melba Dee 1
- George H. Lee Company 1
- Hillman, Anita 1
- Hutsell, Howard H., Jr. 1
- Hutsell, Melba 1
- Kees, Weldon, 1914-1955 1
- Leland, Dwight 1
- Leland, Grace 1
- McGee, Edith E. Miller 1
- McGee, Joseph A. 1
- Nieuwenhuis, Carol Ann 1 ∧ less