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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG2958.AM:  Jefferson Hunsaker Broady, 1844-1908



Papers:  1861-1908

Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:  Judge; lawyer

Size:  1.0 cu.ft.; 2 boxes



BACKGROUND NOTE



Jefferson H. Broady served as a judge of the First Judicial District in Nebraska from 1884-1892 and practiced law in Lincoln after he retired from the bench. He was an active member of the Democratic party and a friend of William Jennings Bryan.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection is arranged into six series. Series 1 contains general correspondence, 1908. Series 2 is comprised of two account books, 1861, 1870, while Series 3 is a brief book, and Series 4 contains two note books on American law. A series of scrapbooks and miscellaneous items complete the collection. The material in this collection relates to Nebraska politics in the 1880s.



Note:  See the photo component [RG2958.PH] for related images. See the Nebraska History Index for various articles relating to Jefferson Broady.



DESCRIPTION



Series 1 – General correspondence, 1908


Box 1

Folder/Item

  1. 1908



Series 2 – Account books, 1861, 1870




  1. Account book, 1861

  2. Account book, 1870



Series 3 – Brief book




  1. Brief book



Series 4 – Note books on American law




  1. Note book

  2. Note book



Series 5 – Scrapbooks


Box 2

Items

Scrapbooks



Series 6 – Miscellaneous



Brownville, Fort Kearny, and Pacific Railroad Company stock certificate

National Manufacturing Company, Lincoln, Nebraska stock certificate



 


ADDED ENTRIES:

Broady, Jefferson Hunsaker, 1844-1908

Judges — Nebraska

Jurisprudence

Lawyers — Nebraska

Politics — Nebraska



 



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