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University of Nebraska--Lincoln

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Alice Tuttle Clark, Papers

Identifier: MS-0130
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, printed materials, and scrapbooks, 1879-1928.  The correspondence primarily concerns family activities and includes undated prose describing a drive from California to New York.Materials relating to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, mostly from 1883-1885, are found in the correspondence and scrapbooks.  They include programs from the Palladian Literary Society, Philodicean Society, University Union, Charter Day, and the music...
Dates: 1879-1928

"Bessie and Bob" Photo Album, Student Life Records

Identifier: MS-0530
Scope and Contents

The photo album depicts campus scenes at the University of Nebraska, student life (of "Bessie and Bob"), Chimney Rock in Morrill County, Nebraska, and Yosemite National Park in California.

Dates: circa 1923-1926

Carol Jean Kost, Student Life Scrapbook

Identifier: MS-0481
Scope and Contents

The scrapbook consists of photographs, news clippings, and ephemera collected while Carol Kost attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Dates: 1944

Charles E. Bessey, Botany Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-12-07-10

College of Arts and Sciences

Dates: 1865-1915

Charter Day, University Records

Identifier: RG-00-14-00
Scope and Contents The records consist of programs and other materials related to University of Nebraska Charter Day Exercises. The invitations often include information on the speaker planned for the events along with their location on campus. These were Grant Memorial Hall, the Armory, or occasionally, a location in downtown Lincoln, such as the Lansing Opera House. Beginning in the 1940s articles clipped from the Nebraska Alumnus magazine about Charter Day are included with...
Dates: 1881-1955

Clifford M. Hardin, Subject Correspondence, Chancellor Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-05-15-01


Dates: 1947-1969

C.S. Boucher, Correspondence, Chancellor Records

Identifier: RG-05-12-04
Scope and Contents

The records include correspondence between C.S. Boucher and University of Nebraska faculty and administration.

Dates: 1938-1946

C.S. Boucher, Speeches, Chancellor Records

Identifier: RG-05-12-03
Scope and Contents

The collection includes text of speeches composed and presented by Boucher while chancellor at the University of Nebraska.

Dates: 1937-1946

C.S. Boucher, Subject Correspondence, Chancellor Records

Identifier: RG-05-12-05
Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence relating to administrative topics addressed by C.S. Boucher while chancellor at the University of Nebraska.

Dates: 1937-1946

Dairy Store, Food Science and Technology Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-08-11-09
Content Description The records consist of newspaper clippings, memos, drafts, papers, and publications related to the Dairy Store; press releases, newspaper clippings, applications, and photographs related to the Varsity Dairy Club Princess; correspondence, constitution, by-laws, information sheets, and newspaper clippings related to Varsity Dairy Club; correspondence, official rules, and newspaper clippings related to Dairy Royal; reports, memos, drafts, papers, and lists of faculty related to the Department...
Dates: 1911-2014

Ester Robinson, Student Life Photo

Identifier: MS-0562
Scope and Contents

One photograph of Ester Robinson with a women's basketball team holding a ball that says "1923 Champs." Photocopies of newspaper clippings related to Robinson's involvement in athletics are also included.

Dates: 1923, 1927

"Fact Book," Institutional Research and Planning Records

 Collection — Box 001: [Barcode: R0241184051]
Identifier: RG-43-00-01
Dates: Majority of material found within 1992-2011

Frank O'Neill, Photographs

 Collection — Box 001: [Barcode: R0241157541]
Identifier: MS-0497
Scope and Contents

The collection contains photographs taken by Frank O'Neill for the Lincoln Journal Star. The photos cover a wide variety of topics and were all take in Lincoln, NE. photos include holiday celebrations, football games, tragedies like fires and plane crashes, local businesses, the state fair, political and court events, portraits of local people, infrastructure projects, political protests, local youth activities, and military bases.

Dates: 1956 - 1961

Gerry Shapiro, English and Literary Papers

 Collection — Box 001: [Barcode: R0241200726]
Identifier: RG-12-10-60
Scope and Contents

The papers consist of reviews, correspondence, awards, teaching materials, letters from students after Shapiro's death, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1988-2011

Guy Lester Cooper, Expenditure Notebook

Identifier: MS-0164
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a notebook listing Guy L. Cooper’s expenditures while he was a student at the University of Nebraska from 1898-1900.

Dates: 1899-1900

Intercollegiate Debate Seminary, Records

 Collection — Item Scrapbook, 1903-1930
Identifier: RG-45-02-00
Scope and Contents Materials in the collection include records of the University Debating Board. Intercollegiate Debate Seminary materials include program descriptions, annual newsletters and bulletins, debate schedules and announcements, photographs, and newspaper clippings. From 1922 to 1931, the annual newsletter of Debate Seminary was published as a bulletin by the University of Nebraska Department of Extension. Early program descriptions from 1902-1913 include texts of orations, pictures, and biographical...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1871-1941

John Ground, Student Life Photos

Identifier: MS-0560
Scope and Contents

The records consist of 18 photographs from the 1920s with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus in the background.

Dates: 1920s

Mabel Lee, Physical Education Papers

Identifier: RG-23-18-16
Scope and Contents The papers include Mabel Lee's vita, correspondence, newsletters, reports, two publications, a photo of Mabel Lee, two photos of the exterior and interior of Mabel Lee Hall from 1978, a booklet written by Mabel Lee titled "Seventy-five Years of Professional Preparation in Physical Education for Women at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln." Included are regulations on gym clothes, the story of beginnings of dance section of American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and...
Dates: 1909-1984

Mildred Jenny Weseen, Student Life Papers

Identifier: MS-0178
Scope and Contents

Materials related to Mildred Weseen's attendance at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln include yearbook pages, programs, report cards and two graduation photographs. The remainder of the collection consists of teacher’s contracts from her early career, newspaper clippings, a photograph of her at retirement, and eulogies. Her scrapbook documents experiences at the University, including photographs of Ivy Day celebrations as well as outside activities.

Dates: 1917-1976

Nancy Busch, University Libraries Records

Identifier: RG-31-01-13
Content Description The records include results from external surveys; applications for awards and grants; reports, evaluations and other materials from the Advance-Nebraska grant; annual reports and statistics from various library departments and programs; procedures, handouts, correspondence and other materials related to Distance Education students; correspondence and papers related to digital projects and management systems; plans and policies for CY Thompson Library; minutes, agenda, and planning files...
Dates: 1990-2014

Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP), Agricultural Extension Records

Identifier: RG-11-14-03
Scope and Contents

The records include annual reports, schedules, manuals, slide sets, Crop Production Clinics Proceedings, reference guides, extension circulars, NebGuides, reports, publications, printouts of blog posts, articles, and educational trainings on VHS tapes and digital media including compact discs, DVDs, and USB flash drives created by the Pesticide Safety Education Program. The records also contain digital files created by the program.

Dates: 1970-2021

Photographs Collected

Identifier: MS-0462
Scope and Contents Fort D. A. Russell, Photographs contains two 1890s photographs taken of the pump house and engineer's residence at Fort David A. Russell near Cheyenne, Wyoming. The first photograph captioned "The Engineer" is a portrait of Charles E. Week leaning up against a doorway near a furnace with a shovel in hand. The second photograph captioned "Pump House and Residence of the Engineer" shows a brick building with several family members standing outside. A man holding the reigns of a horse and a dog...
Dates: circa 1880s-1960s

Photographs, College of Education and Human Sciences Records

Identifier: RG-37-02-01
Scope and Contents

The records consist of photographs and negatives from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Education and Human Sciences including photographs of faculty and staff, student teachers, award luncheons, receptions, their 90th anniversary, buildings, Advisory Board, conferences, guests and visitors, photographs for annual reports and brochures, and various events.

Dates: 1980-2004

Robert Cohen and Selma Hill, Student Life Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0521
Scope and Contents The records consist of telegrams from the wedding of Robert Cohen and Selma Hill at the Cornhusker Hotel in Lincoln, Nebraska, in 1941. Included are Selma Hill's club memberships, certificates, and awards including the Lincoln Spelling Improvement Project, Mortar Board, and Sigma Alpha Iota, photographs of Selma Hill as a member of Tassels and Sigma Delta Tau. A single artifact is a University of Nebraska sweater from when Selma Hill was president of Tassels, the University of...
Dates: 1929-1956, 2000

Ronald Goede, Student Life Papers

Identifier: MS-0563
Scope and Contents

The papers consist of a large photo album containing proofs, negatives and prints from photojournalism class, Journalism 75, and botany class, samples of satirical University of Nebraska-Lincoln newspapers, Goede's military memorabilia including official ID cards, letters and documents, Air Force insignia, military ID tags, photos, a vita, and obituaries.

Dates: 1952-1969, 2020-2021; Majority of material found within 1952-1969

University Association for Administrative Development (UAAD), Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-46-08-00
Scope and Contents

The records consist of University Association for Administration Development's bylaws, executive board and general membership records including minutes of meetings, treasurer's reports and budget records, membership rosters, committee records, newsletters, event fliers and workshop planning files, and materials related to awards.

Dates: 1940-2014

University Program Council (UPC), Student Involvement Records

Identifier: RG-29-10-08
Scope and Contents

The records include newspaper clippings from the University Program Council Committee and photograph albums of University Program Council events.

Dates: circa 1966-2012