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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG4708.AM:  Isaac Bailey, 1860-1947



Certificate; sound recording:  1924

Fort Robinson, Dawes County, Neb.:  Soldier

Size:  2 items



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The manuscript portion of this collection consists of a Certificate of Honorable Discharge issued to Isaac Bailey, 1st Sergeant, Troop B, 10th Cavalry, May 5, 1908. Bailey’s military record is on the back.



The audio portion of this collection consists of an oral history interview with Madge Bailey, the wife of Sergeant Isaac Bailey of the 10th Cavalry. Most of the interview describes Bailey’s life in the military with particular emphasis on service at Fort Robinson, Nebraska, during the period ca. 1902-1907.



 


ADDED ENTRIES:

African American soldiers — Nebraska

African Americans — Nebraska

Fort Robinson (Neb.) — History

United States. Army — African American troops



 



KFK   09-13-2000

11-06-2009   Revised TMM/tmm