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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5742.AM:  Earl Norman, 1926-



Reminiscences:  ca. 1926-1997

Walthill, Thurston County, Neb.:  World War II veteran; cyclist

Size:  0.2 cu.ft.; 1 box



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of the reminiscences (typescript) of Earl Norman. The reminiscences detail Norman’s family history; growing up during the Depression in Walthill, Nebraska; serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II; and taking a cross country bicycle tour from California to Nebraska in 1993.



Descriptions of other bicycle tours taken by Earl Norman are available through the website: http://www.crazyguyonabike.com/bikerearl



DESCRIPTION


Box 1

Folder

  1. “My Life and Times”

  2. “My Life II: U.S. Navy and World War II”

  3. “1993 Bike Tour, California to Nebraska”



 


ADDED ENTRIES:

Cycling

Norman, Earl, 1926-

Thurston County (Neb.) — History

Walthill (Neb.) — History

World War, 1939-1945 — Personal narratives



 



TMM   04-08-2011

Encoded TMM   04-08-2011