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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5079.AM:  Joseph Moschenross



Papers, photograph:  1894, 1918, and undated

Columbus, Platte County, Neb.:  WWI soldier

Size:  3 items



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The manuscript portion of this collection consists of a copy of the Soldier’s Hand Book U.S.A. Revised issued to Joseph Moshenross on his enlistment in Company C, 2nd Infantry at Fort Omaha, Nebraska on September 13, 1894. The Hand Book contains handwritten accounts of “Money Allowance For Clothing,” and two short poems. An Alien Registration Card, with photograph and thumb print, is also present. It was issued to Moshenross on February 19, 1918.



The photograph portion of this collection [RG5079.PH] contains a studio wedding photograph of Joseph Moschenross and Louisa Rhodehorst. They were married on May 25, 1899. The photograph is housed with the manuscript materials.



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Germans — Nebraska — Platte County — Columbus

Moschenross, Joseph

World War, 1914-1918 — Nebraska



 



KFK   06-07-2000

11-04-2009   Revised TMM/tmm