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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG0964.AM:  Alexander F. Dugger, 1884-1981



Papers:  1888, 1907, 1908, 1918, 1927

Size:  One folder



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection contains miscellaneous ephemera divided into several groupings including information about Nebraska colleges (1908), particularly Columbus Commercial College and Wayne Normal School; information on William Jennings Bryan’s presidential campaign of 1908, including a letter from Bryan volunteers of Nebraska soliciting additional volunteers for the campaign; correspondence/advertisements for various businesses, in particular Henry Field Seed Company and its connection to radio station KFNF, Shenandoah, Iowa, and Berger’s Department Store in Long Pine, Nebraska. Also included in the collection are a complimentary pass for the 3rd Annual Fair, Hayes County Agricultural Society, Hayes Center, Nebraska, September 4-6, 1888, and a certificate for two shares of the capital stock of the Bassett Oil and Gas Company of Bassett, Nebraska.



ADDITIONAL OR RELATED MATERIALS



The History Nebraska collections contain various materials about William Jennings Bryan, educational institutions, and businesses around the state of Nebraska.



 



Subject headings:



Bassett Oil and Gas Company (Bassett, Nebraska)

Bassett (Nebraska) — Businesses

Berger’s Department Store (Long Pine, Nebraska)

Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925

Columbus Commercial College (Columbus, Nebraska)

Dugger, Alexander Ferguson, 1884-1981

Education — Nebraska

Electioneering — Nebraska

Hayes Center (Nebraska)

Hayes County Agricultural Society (Hayes Center, Nebraska)

Henry Field Seed Company (Shenandoah, Iowa)

Independent Radio Listeners League

L.E. Roberts & Co. (Omaha, Nebraska)

Long Pine (Nebraska) — Businesses

Omaha (Nebraska) — Businesses

Radio stations — Iowa

Rock County (Nebraska)

Shenandoah (Iowa) — Businesses

St. Joseph (Missouri) — Businesses

Universities and colleges — Nebraska

Wayne Normal School (Wayne, Nebraska)

Wayne State College (Wayne, Nebraska)

Wyeth Hardware & Manufacturing Company (St. Joseph, Missouri)



 



Revised TMM        05-14-2008