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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG3599.AM:  Garman Family



Papers:  1887-1894

Garman, Cheyenne County, Neb.:  Pioneer family

Size:  4 items



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of items relating to the Garman Family and Garman, Nebraska. Includes a certificate commissioning Esaias P. Garman as postmaster of Garman, Nebraska (1887), certificate of recognition upon Esaias’ retirement as postmaster of Garman, Nebraska (1893), and a photocopy from the Postmaster General’s record book showing Esaias as postmaster of Garman. Also contains a photocopy of sheet music for “Nebraska, the Lily of the West,” written in 1894 by Sylvanus Garman (son of Esaias), and at one time considered for the official Nebraska State Song.



 


ADDED ENTRIES:

Garman, Esaias P.

Garman, Sylvanus

Garman family

Garman (Neb.) — History

Music — Nebraska

Pioneers — Nebraska

Post offices — Nebraska

Songs — Nebraska



 



KFK   10-07-1997

Encoded TMM   04-06-2010