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Instructional Materials, History and Philosophy of Education Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-23-15-08
Scope and Contents The collection consists of stereopticon slides showing images related to the history of education from ancient to modern cultures.  An additional inventory of slides is available.
Dates: 1915

Inter-varsity Christian Fellowship, Student Life Records

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: RG-38-03-03
Scope and Contents The collection consists mostly of informational brochures about the organization.  Limited correspondence, the constitution, official charter, 17 photo negatives, and newspaper clippings are also included.
Dates: 1949-1979

Ivan Wood, Agricultural Extension Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-11-04-06
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Ivan Wood's photographs showing Civilian Conservation Corp projects in Nebraska.
Dates: 1934-1935

J. E. Weaver, Botany Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-12-07-13
Scope and Contents The Weaver Papers consist of original publications and reprints of articles written by Weaver. The majority of the publications focus on prairie grasses and grassland climates and include topics such as the composition, degeneration, and regeneration of prairie grasses, the effects of drought and cattle on grasslands, and the root development of midwestern grasses. The papers also contain several bibliographies of Weaver's work, biographical materials, and photographs of Weaver and selected...
Dates: 1917-1963

J. Patras, WWI Photographs

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: MS-0283
Scope and Contents Photographs taken by J. Patras in France and surrounding areas during World War I. The photographs illustrate areas of France affected by the war, soldiers in camps and bunkers, cemeteries and burials, hospitals, churches and trenches.This collection contains black and white photographs of war scenes in France during World War I. The photographs are arranged according to the group name and number assigned to them by the creator. Group B contains images of Allied cemeteries and a...
Dates: 1916-1918

J. Robert "Bob" Kerrey, Congressional Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0338
Scope and Contents J. Robert "Bob" Kerrey, Congressional Papers include press materials from Bob Kerrey’s Senate career. Also include press materials from his time as Nebraska’s Governor and his Presidential campaign.
Dates: 1989-2000

James M. Reinhardt, Sociology Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-12-22-10
Scope and Contents The papers include correspondence regarding criminal cases that Reinhardt worked on as a consultant or that he researched, as well as correspondence with convicts. Included in the convict correspondence are letters from Charles Starkweather. Also in the collection are research materials and notes, publications, memorabilia and awards presented to Reinhardt during his career. Of special note is an autographed picture of J. Edgar Hoover.
Dates: 1924-1974

James Metzger, Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0128
Scope and Contents The Metzger collection contains materials pertaining to the career of James Metzger, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln alum. During this career, Metzger served as a superintendent of a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) camp, private businessman and USAID advisor based out of Turkey and Jordan. The materials include correspondence, bulletins, photographs and an autobiography of Metzger's life and works.
Dates: -

James Moeser, Chancellor Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-05-25-00

James W. & Marie Sloup, Military Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0340
Scope and Contents This collection contains the materials Sloup collected during service in WWII. Materials include biographical information, correspondence, records and a scrapbook. The scrapbook is of particular interest in that it contains many photographs of Sloup’s post in the Aleutian islands. These photos depict both military equipment and duties but also provide an insight into life in the barracks.
Dates: circa 1943; Other: Date acquired: 2008-06-19

Jewish Students, Student Life Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-38-03-74
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two photo negatives showing members of the Jewish Students group.
Dates: 1956, December 5

John C. Page, Papers

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: MS-0156
Scope and Contents The collection includes a newspaper clipping containing information about John C. Page being appointed Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation by President Roosevelt, Page's retirement program, his obituary, and photograph.
Dates: 1937-1955

John Frederick Ballard, Theater Scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0138
Scope and Contents This collection consists mostly of scrapbooks containing newspaper articles, programs, and photographs from and about Ballard’s plays.  The plays represented are “Believe me, Xantippe,” “Young America,” and “Ladies of the Jury.”  There is one small file of biographical materials, one file of correspondence, and one file containing legal descriptions of real estate in Kansas City, Missouri.  Also included are photographs of scenes from his plays, which include scenes with actor John Barrymore.
Dates: 1912-1957

John G. Neihardt, Collected Materials

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: MS-0026
Scope and Contents The collection includes a typed manuscript of a Neihardt poem; original and photocopied pieces of correspondence, including a folder of letters to author George Sterling; typed transcripts of published Neihardt essays; and miscellaneous essays, brochures, and newspaper clippings about Neihardt. Photographic and audio materials of and about Neihardt are also included in the collection. The materials written about Neihardt include Lucile F Aly's “John G. Neihardt And The American Epic,” and Slade...
Dates: 1912-1982

John Harrison, WWII Military Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0015
Scope and Contents Collected by John Harrison, YANK, the Army Weekly provides a glimpse into the world of journalism during World War II.  Harrison, an enlisted man from New York state, was part of the Yank magazine staff in the Pacific Theater.  He went to Australia in 1942 and served in the Pacific throughout the war.  For much of this period he was a business manager of Yank Down Under and Yank Far East in Manilla. During World War II, Yank, like its affiliated Stars and Stripes, was a publication...
Dates: 1941-1945

John L. Champe, Anthropology Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-12-05-11
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the John L. Champe's papers, including articles that he researched and published. There are additional articles that Champe brought together for his archaeological research. Additional components include correspondence, along with subject files that represent Champe's interests and his activities in professional organizations. Biographical information and photographs are located at the end of the materials.
Dates: 1917-1977

John Murphy, Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0356
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, research materials, and photographs related to the publication of the University of Nebraska Press Willa Cather Scholarly Editions of Death Comes for the Archbishop and Shadows on the Rock. Arrangement Series I: Death Comes for the Archbishop.  This series contains correspondence, book proofs, a photograph, Cather correspondence, and...
Dates: 1995-2003; Other: Date acquired: 2012-11-07

Jonathan Holstein, Quilt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0305
Scope and Contents The collection consists of materials related to Jonathan Holstein's work as a collector and scholar in the field of quilt studies. The materials cover a time span of over thirty years, from Holstein's entrance into the quilt field in the late 1960s up until the late 1990s. Included in the collection are extensive correspondence files, quilt archives kept by Holstein, files related to exhibitions where Holstein's quilts were featured, and slides of the quilts. Additionally, the collection...
Dates: 1968-2003

Josef Josten, Papers (Czech Heritage Collection)

 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

Josef Martinek, Papers (Czech Heritage Collection)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0121
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the papers of Josef Martinek, including correspondence, manuscripts, publications, newspaper clippings, photographs, and audiocassettes.  The materials relate to his career as an author and journalist.
Dates: 1914-1979

Joseph B. Burt, Pharmacy Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-22-01-00
Scope and Contents The Burt Series contains materials relating to Dean Joseph B. Burt. Included is a great deal of correspondence, general and relating to various pharmaceutical associations to which Burt belonged. There are also materials that relate to these associations, and various other materials relating to Burt.
Dates: 1949-1967

Joseph F. Dolezal, World War II Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0337

Joseph Svoboda, Oral Histories (Czech Heritage Collection)

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: MS-0085a
Scope and Contents The materials are one series of 8 total that comprise the Czech Heritage Collection, which totals 280 boxes (117 linear feet). The oral histories are those completed by Joseph G. Svoboda between 1975 and 1981 with Czech individuals living in Nebraska. This series consists of the taped reminiscences of 65 individuals of Czech descent. Joseph Svoboda conducted most of the oral history interviews between 1975 and 1981. Subjects described on the tapes include family histories, immigration...
Dates: 1854-2001

Josephine "Jo" Morris, Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0358
Scope and Contents The majority of items in this collection include correspondence and photographs related to Jo Morris' early childhood, her life before her marriage to Wright Morris, and material associated with her family. The correspondence contains letters to and from Jo Kantor Morris followed by letters to Kylah Rossler from various people. The personal records contain items such as diplomas, address books, painting inventories, and various financial records. The photographs, while mostly of Jo Morris, also...
Dates: 1895-1979

Journalism, Student Life Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-38-03-119
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one photographic negative showing students in the journalism lab
Dates: 1953, October 9

Kappa Alpha Mu, Student Life Records

 Collection — Box: 009
Identifier: RG-38-04-122