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The Jim Thorson Papers is comprised of correspondence and printed material dated from about 1980 until about 1997. This collection has not yet been further arranged or described.
The majority of letters are those from Jo Morris to Arlene Steinbach Garfinkel, with some written by Wright Morris. There are 23 letters and 8 postcards, with some photographs of the Morris family and their residences.
The papers of John and Eupha Shanly is composed of correspondence, newsletters and notices from the U.S. consulate in Afghanistan, journals or diaries of John Shanly, drafts of books by Eupha Shanly, research material about Afghanistan, news clippings, a few items from a Christian church in Kabul for Americans, a small number of photographs, and other material.
This single letter is from John Forster to a Mrs. Swain. It is a notice of death, referring to the death of a Mr. Forster and the current condition of his recently widowed wife.
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.
The papers of June Turney include correspondence written to family and friends when she was a teenager or young woman in the late 1930s during the Great Depression. The letters were sent from June Turney’s time at Moss Lake Summer Camp in Eagle Bay, New York and a later trip to California.
The papers of Katie Johnson of Newport, New Hampshire, include six letters from her sister Emma Kimball and her mother in Vermont. The letters cover typical family matters including accidents, weather, fires, farming matters including new lambs and crops, maple syrup season, illnesses, socializing, and other matters.
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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 records of Lavender Couch include fliers, posters, and photographs documenting the alternative rock, all-lesbian band's shows or gigs in Omaha, Lincoln, and other locales. Publicity photos and casual photos of band members are also available. A small number of contracts or agreements are part of the collection along with ephemera such as a sticker. A copy of the band's eponymous 1994 audiocassette tape is part of the collection.
The papers of Ambassador Leon B. Poullada include copies of photographs and correspondence. The photographs are late 20th century copies of photos of various Afghan people dated as circa 1920-1939. The correspondence, notes, and related documents of Poullada relate to Afghanistan and his research related to the country. Material is in the order it was upon accessioning which is not chronological and includes undated documents.
The papers of the Long Family include letters to Joe Long and Mr. and Mrs. Roy A. Long in Pullman, Newport, and Spokane, Washington primarily from their mother. The correspondence covers the period when they were in college as well as time in the military. The collection also includes a smaller number of letters to Mr. and Mrs. Homer A. Edwards of Idaho.
The papers consist of articles, newspaper clippings, letters, and various memorabilia about poet Weldon Kees, collected by Marian Weston.
The letter from Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) to Albert Paine is on black-bordered Stormfield mourning stationery as Twain's daughter, Jean, had died on December 24, 1909. It is marked as a P.S., but likely sent separately from a previous letter.
- Subject: Correspondence X
- University of Nebraska at Omaha Archives & Special Collections 130
- Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries 42
- University of Nebraska at Kearney Archives and Special Collections 2
- correspondence 146
- photographs 58
- personal papers 51
- records (documents) 51
- clippings (information artifacts) 33
- letters (correspondence) 22
- Scrapbooks 19
- newsletters 17
- minutes (administrative records) 15
- slides (photographs) 13
- Photographs 12
- World War, 1939-1945 12
- programs (documents) 12
- VHS (TM) 11
- administrative reports 11
- diaries 11
- Afghanistan 10
- brochures 10
- posters 10
- Queer Omaha Archives 9 + ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 3
- Czech 2
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- French 1
- German 1
- University of Nebraska at Omaha 19
- Kees, Weldon, 1914-1955 3
- University of Nebraska at Omaha. Criss Library 3
- University of Nebraska--Lincoln. Department of Agronomy and Horticulture 3
- A.N.G.L.E., Incorporated 2
- Belck, Nancy 2
- Boatright, Philip 2
- Cast-Brede, Melissa 2
- Gifford, Emmy 2
- Gouveia, Lourdes 2
- Henry, Rita M. 2
- Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha 2
- Municipal University of Omaha. Board of Regents 2
- Newton, Ann 2
- Newton, John Milton 2
- O'Connell, Bonnie P. 2
- Sandoz, Mari, 1896-1966 2
- Schindler, Amy 2
- Sealock, William E. 2
- University of Nebraska at Omaha. Center for Afghanistan Studies 2 + ∧ less