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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1213.AM:  Marriage law. Nebraska



Letter: 1923

Size: One item



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of one letter from Dr. P.H. Bartholomew of the U.S. Public Health Service in Lincoln, Nebraska, to Mrs. W.W. Hull, secretary of the Delphian Club, Shelton, Nebraska.  Dated November 13, 1923, the letter discusses the benefits of the newly enacted Nebraska marriage law of 1923 in regards to controlling the spread of venereal disease.



Note:  For additional information about the Nebraska marriage law, see the UNL Masters thesis, “The Nebraska marriage law of 1923 with special reference to the divorce rate,” by Lilien Olson Meyers, 1926.



INVENTORY



Letter, November 13, 1923



 



Subject headings:



Bartholomew, Philip H., 1879-1960

Marriage law — Nebraska

Public health — Nebraska

Sexually transmitted diseases — Prevention



 



Revised TMM       08-27-2017