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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5030.AM:  Rhoda M. (Van Fleet) Cook, 1906-2002



School ledger:  1877-1906

Bellwood, Butler County, Nebraska:  Teacher

Size:  1 volume



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The manuscript portion of this collection consists of a ledger for the Butler County District 17 School dating from 1877-ca. 1906. Entries consist of expenses paid including salary for teachers, cleaning and housekeeping, coal delivery, furniture, etc.



The photograph portion of this collection [RG5030.PH] consists of approximately 350 photographs (mostly in albums). The majority of the photographs (241) relate to the Bellwood District 71 School in Butler County. Rhoda Van Fleet Cook taught school in Bellwood for 40 years, retiring in 1973. Photographs from other district schools including Butler County District 13, Greenleaf District 52, Octavia District 17, District 76, and District 78 are also included. The collection also contains six (6) Van Fleet and Cook Family photographs.



DESCRIPTION



School ledger, 1877-1906



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Bellwood (Nebraska)

Butler County (Nebraska)

Cook family

Cook, Rhoda M. (Van Fleet), 1906-2002

Education — Nebraska — Butler County

Teachers — Nebraska — Butler County

Van Fleet family



 



TMM   10-11-2007

Revised 10-29-2009   TMM