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Nebraska -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Frederick C. Luebke, History Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-12-14-21
Scope and Contents The Luebke papers pertain to his career as a teacher, Nebraska historian, and published author. The collection covers the period from 1957 to 1994, with the bulk of the documents relating to his time at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, from 1968 to 1994. The papers consist of a wide variety of correspondence, various lectures, along with seminar and presentation materials. Research for articles, essays, and books includes extensive documentation for his published book, Nebraska: An...

James L. Sellers, History Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG 12-14-18
Scope and Content: The Seller Papers consist in large part of correspondence between Sellers and colleagues at various universities. Correspondence and other documents relating to Sellers’s involvement with various historical associations and projects, as well as the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library, is also included. Sellers’s interest in politics is reflected in letters from individuals such as Herbert Hoover, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr., John F. Kennedy, and Adlai Stevenson. There are manuscripts and...

John McConihe, Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0308
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 121 letters and miscellaneous items relating to McConihe's business in Nebraska Territory. The majority of letters are those McConihe sent to his business partner and friend, John B. Kellogg, in Troy, New York. McConihe's letters touch upon topics such as land sales, currency, railroads, and the development of the territory and the city of Omaha. He writes about the expedition against the Pawnee and his opinions about the Civil War. Included among the correspondence...

Karrer Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-092
Scope and Content The Karrer Family Collection comprises materials created by and about the Karrer family. The collection contains oral history transcript, news clippings, photographs, family histories, certificates, family correspondence, photographs and stereoscope cards from the Spanish-American War, University of Nebraska College of Medicine photographs.

Nebraska Ephemera, circa 1980s-1990s

 Series — Box 1, Folder: 2019-042
Scope and Contents Three printed items related to Nebraska history: One brochure titled "What you have always wanted to know about Nebraska and should have asked," featuring facts about Nebraska, published by the NEBRASKAland Foundation, published sometime between 1980 and 2003.One newspaper clipping titled "What do you know about Nebraska?" from an unknown source, published for Nebraska's 125th birthday, March 1, 1992, featuring a 14-question quiz about Nebraska history.One...

U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel Archives

 Collection
Identifier: USSCHA-01062009-009
Scope and Contents Twelve series in the Hagel Archives are open for research as of March 2019. Series are being opened annually as they are processed. The following series are contained in 242 cubic foot boxes: Campaign Records; Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; Committee on Foreign Relations; Grant Files; Personal Papers; Photographs; Press, Media, and Speeches; Schedules; and Travel Files. Artifacts are stored in a variety of ways and number hundreds of items. Audio Files and Videos are in...

WPA Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0011
Scope and Contents The WPA Records are drafts and research notes used for the books and pamphlets produced by the Omaha office of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) Federal Writers' Project (FWP) (1935-1943). The bulk of the papers are typescript, with a few handwritten notes. The collection includes reports about architectural works (primarily buildings), businesses and industry, cemeteries, charities, collections, crime and criminals, defense trainee interviews, education, ethnicity (race and national...