Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents
The records include copies of publications of university faculty printed by the University of Nebraska Printing Division.
Collection — Box OSB 18: [Barcode: R0236220698]
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...