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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1064.AM:  George Hammond



Diary:  1896-1897

Wilber, Saline County, Nebraska:  Road boss

Size:  One item



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of a daily account of the road and bridge building work and carpentry done by George Hammond while he was a road boss southwest of Wilber, Nebraska, from March 24, 1896 to August 14, 1897. He also notes the weather conditions and trips to Wilber. Also included in the collection is a newspaper clipping from the Nebraska State Journal about a heavy rainstorm that hit southeast Nebraska on May 13, 1896.



 



Subject headings:



Bridges — Design and construction

Diaries and reminiscences

Hammond, George

Roads — Design and construction

Saline County (Nebraska)

Wilber (Nebraska)



 



Revised TMM         10-07-2009