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West (U.S.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

University of Nebraska Studies, University Publication Records

Identifier: RG-48-20-03
Scope and Contents

The records include copies of publications of university faculty printed by the University of Nebraska Printing Division.

Dates: 1888-1992

William Payne, Correspondence

 Collection — Box OSB 18: [Barcode: R0236220698]
Identifier: MS-0281
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Payne's letters written to his brothers, Thomas and Benjamin Payne, who both lived in Fayette, Missouri, to encourage them to relocate and to provide information on investment opportunities. His letters provide details on the growth of Nebraska City and the influence of the railroads and western expansion. William Payne grew up in Fayette, Howard County, Missouri, and later moved to Nebraska City, Nebraska, after his marriage. In Nebraska City he established the...
Dates: 1865-1869