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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1615.AM:  Alfred T. Novacek



Papers:  1952-2001

Dwight, Butler County Nebraska:  Historian

Size:  0.5 cu.ft.; 1 box



BACKGROUND NOTE



Alfred T. Novacek wrote articles on Czech history and wrote for the Butler County Banner-Press newspaper, translating Czech articles.  He also assisted Dr. Vladimir Kucera with research for Dr. Kucera’s articles and books on Czech Nebraskans.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of one box of articles and research materials on Czech Americans and the history of the Czech peoples. Also included is information on the deterioration of the Dwight, Nebraska educational system. 



Note:  See the library for publications by Alfred T. Novacek and Vladimir Kucera



INVENTORY



Series 1 – Czech Americans

Box 1

Folder




  1. Miscellaneous Czech History

  2. Butler County Banner-Press Articles

  3. 50 Year Czech Jubilee, Oct. 27, 1968

  4. Czech Books: Materials and Articles

  5. Czech Books: Materials and Articles, cont.

  6. Nebraska Czech Churches and Cemeteries



Series 2 – Nebraska Youth




  1. Cornhusker: Boy’s State, 1952

  2. Boy’s State Scrapbook, 1952

  3. Dwight Schools Closing, 2001



 



Subject headings:



Butler County (Nebraska) — History

Cemeteries — Nebraska

Churches — Nebraska

Czech-Americans — Nebraska

Dwight (Nebraska) — Education

Novacek, Alfred T.