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Joe H. Baker Collection

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: UNO-0181
Scope and Contents The collection of Joe H. Baker documents his time as a University of Omaha student and president of the OU Alumni Association in 1950-1951. Included are yearbooks, scrapbooks, photographs, correspondence, a pen given to Baker at the conclusion of his term of service to the Alumni Association, and his freshman beanie cap bearing his class year 1943. Of note in the scrapbooks are newsletters of the Alumni Association, news clippings, programs, and similar material. A wooden sign reading "Keep out...
Dates: circa 1942-1951

John and Sarah Wells Papers

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: MSS-0050
Content Description The papers of John Wells and Sarah Wells are primarily correspondence between the couple with a small number of letters from John to another woman who appeared to be a family member or friend of Sarah as well as several photographs of John posing in various outdoor settings. The majority of the correspondence is letters from Sarah in the South (Georgia and Alabama) to John in New York offering information about her daily life and discussing their relationship. Their relationship grew over time...
Dates: circa 1925-1935

John Barton Aviation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0002
Scope and Contents The collection compiled by aviation enthusiast John Barton includes many images of aircraft and aircraft parts, including photographs taken by John Barton; photograph prints purchased by John Barton from aviation archives; photocopies of images from books and articles; and printouts from web pages. The majority of the images lack specific identification of subject or source. The collection also includes textual resources, including booklets, flyers, brochures, and maps, as well as...
Dates: 1960-2009

John Barton Railroad Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0003
Scope and Contents The collection compiled by railroad enthusiast John Barton includes many images of locomotives, with a slight emphasis on shrouded steam locomotives. Resources include printouts from the internet (many lacking identification of subject or source), photographs, booklets, and magazines. Also included are: catalogs and brochures related to model trains; booklets, brochures, and articles related to a rail bridge over the Rhine River relevant to the Battle of the Bulge in World War II; and...
Dates: circa 1970-2009

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 F. Shroder Papers

 Collection
Identifier: APAC-0005
Scope and Contents The papers of Prof. John "Jack" Shroder document his career as a geoscientist, particularly in Afghanistan and Pakistan. The collection includes correspondence, notes, reports, maps, reports, data, and other material created and gathered during his career. Prof. Shroder was one of the founders of the University of Nebraska at Omaha's (UNO) Center for Afghanistan Studies in 1972. Shroder began working with the government of Afghanistan and Kabul University along with his UNO Department of...
Dates: 1969-2017

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, Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0015
Scope and Contents The John D. Harrison- Yank Collection 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 published by...
Dates: -

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

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 Most of the collection consists of general correspondence and correspondence relating to various pharmaceutical associations to which Dean Joseph B. Burt belonged such as: American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP),  American Council on Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE), American Pharmaceutical Association (APA),  International Pharmaceutical Federation (IPF), Pan American Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Association (PAPBA), and Pan American Pharmaceutical Federation (PAPF).  Also...
Dates: 1949-1967

Joseph F. Curtis, Jr. Papers

 Collection — Box: MISC-09, Folder: MSS-0085
Identifier: MSS-0085
Content Description The papers of Joseph Francis Curtis, Jr. document the activities of the Curtis family in their mining endeavors, primarily in California. The collection includes letters from Joseph Jr. to his brother Walter, a letter from Joseph Sr. to his son, and a letter from brother Bert Curtis. The collection also includes the naturalization papers of Joseph Francis Curtis, Sr. from 1872 after he emigrated to the U.S. from Great Britain. The Curtis Brothers Mining and Milling Co. consisted of W. Walter...
Dates: 1872-1912

Joseph F. Dolezal, World War II Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0337

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

Kappa Delta, Student Life Records

 Collection — Box: 004
Identifier: RG-38-04-29

Kappa Sigma, Student Life Records

 Collection — Box: 004
Identifier: RG-38-04-30

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

Katy Christopherson, Collection on Quilts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0324
Scope and Contents The most significant portion of the materials are research files on quilts and textiles, which are dated from 1918 to the present. There are also newsletters, magazines, pattern books, and materials on quilt judging. Some of the items relate to institutions or groups such as the American Quilters Society, the Women of Color Network, and the Quilt Conservancy.
Dates: 1913-2004

Kosmet Club, Student LIfe Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-03-12

Lady Bird Johnson, Letters

 Collection — Box: 001
Identifier: MS-0180
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a signed studio portrait of Lady Bird Johnson, a letter from Thomas B. Thorson to Lyndon B. Johnson inviting him to speak for the University of Nebraska Faculty Club, and a response from Johnson’s assistant. The letters are from March 1968.
Dates: 1968