Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: Accounts or histories of the descent of persons, families, or other groups, from an ancestor or ancestors; enumerations of ancestors and their descendants in the natural order of succession.
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Daniel E. Jenkins Papers
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents The Daniel E. Jenkins Papers contains documents and photographs related to the life and career of Daniel Jenkins, University of Omaha founder and first president (1908-1926), and members of his family. The collection includes magazine articles and newspaper clippings (both contemporary and later, up to 2004); a copy of his inaugural address from Parsons College in Fairfield, Iowa (1896); genealogy and Jenkins family history; memorial service bulletins and articles (1927); correspondence...
Frank Hurd, Biographical Papers
Collection — Box Small MS collections: [Barcode: R0241415973]
Scope and Contents
This set of photocopies includes a copy of "A Few Incidents in the Life of a Sexagenarian," a biography of Jay Montgomery Hurd. Included in the appendices are the Jay Montgomery Hurd family tree and a biographical sketch of Charles A. Homes copied from "State of Nebraska Historical Book." J.M. Hurd was the father of Frank Hurd, one of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s first graduates.
Walter and Anna McKee Halsey Papers
Scope and Contents The Walter and Anna McKee Halsey Collection comprises correspondence of Reverend Walter N. Halsey, his wife Anna Mary McKee Halsey, and their descendants, along with photographs, artifacts, and ephemera. Most of the letters were written by Anna McKee Halsey. Anna McKee's correspondence with her parents and siblings about her experiences as a missionary in New Mexico covers the time period 1884-1885. In 1908, sponsored by the Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Omaha, Dr. Walter Halsey...