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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1605.AM:  Cudahy Packing Company (South Omaha, Nebraska)



Letter:  1903, 1956-1958

South Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska:  Meat packer

Size:  Three items



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of three items. The first item is a letter dated December 15, 1903, written by E.A. Cudahy of the Cudahy Packing Company of South Omaha, Nebraska, to Congressman W.J. Smith. In it, Cudahy asks Smith to vote against Senate Bill No. 1261, a bill which pertained to insurance. (1993.0424)



The second item is a history of the Cudahy Packing Company (4 pages) and the meat packing industry in general (7 pages). Also included with the history is a cover letter from the Cudahy Packing Company to Mrs. Fred DeWeese. (Transferred from the Library)



The third item is an advertisement for Rex Brand extract of beef produced by the Cudahy Packing Company.



INVENTORY



Item




  1. Letter, 1903, December 15

  2. History of Cudahy Packing Company and meat packing industry

  3. Advertisement – Rex Brand extract of beef



 



Subject headings:



Cudahy Packing Company (South Omaha, Nebraska)

Cudahy, Edward A., 1860-1941

Douglas County (Nebraska) — Businesses

Meat industry and trade — Nebraska

South Omaha (Nebraska) — Businesses



 



AIP/ksa                         03-1995

Revised TMM          12-31-2009