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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1094.AM:  Home for the Friendless Auxiliary (Valparaiso, Nebraska)



Records: 1884-1889

Valparaiso, Saunders County, Nebraska

Size: One volume



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of one volume containing the meeting minutes of the Home for the Friendless auxiliary, located in Valparaiso, Nebraska. The minutes date from 1883-1889 and describe the different ways money was raised to support the Home for the Friendless in Lincoln, Nebraska. There is mention of various members and some girls who went to live in Lincoln. The volume also includes a listing of miscellaneous expenses and receipts dating from 1888-1893.



Note:  See the Nebraska Dept. of Public Institutions [RG039] for official records relating to the Home for the Friendless.  See also the Library for biennial reports of the Home for the Friendless [362.7 N27h].



 



Subject headings:



Charities — Nebraska

Child welfare — Nebraska

Fund raising — Nebraska

Home for the Friendless (Lincoln, Nebraska)

Home for the Friendless Auxiliary (Valparaiso, Nebraska)



 



TMM     02-15-2017