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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5553.AM:  Goldie Grace Tranbarger Copple, 1880?-1945



Letter, photographs:  1915

Fullerton, Nance County, Neb.:  

Size:  1 item; 123 pages



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of a 123 page letter written by Grace Copple as a Christmas present for her father. The letter provides a detailed description of an automobile trip taken by Grace, her husband Plenna, and several friends from Fullerton, Nebraska to the World’s Fair in San Francisco, California in 1915. Much of the letter describes weather conditions, geography, and mechanical difficulties experienced throughout the trip. Picture postcards and photographs taken during the trip are pasted throughout the letter.



Note: The original manuscript is restricted for preservation. Researchers are asked to use the reference photocopy.



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Arizona — Description and Travel

Automobile — Travel — United States

California — Description and travel

Colorado — Description and travel

Copple, Grace (Goldie Grace Tranbarger), 1880?-1945

Copple, Plenna

Exhibitions

Fairs

Fullerton (Neb.)

Nebraska — Description and travel

Panama Pacific International Exposition (1915)

Parks — United States — National Parks

San Diego (Calif.)

San Francisco (Calif.)

Texas — Description and travel



 



TMM   03-03-2006

Revised 10-30-2009   TMM