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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5316.AM:  Silas M. Stafford, 1853-



Papers:  1890-1904

Knox and Cedar Counties, Neb.:  

Size:  1 folder



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The bulk of this collection relates to Silas M. Stafford’s role in organizing the Knox and Cedar County chapters of the Nebraska Farmers’ Alliance. It contains correspondence, Alliance records, and miscellany. Included in the correspondence are Stafford’s commission as a Nebraska Farmers’ Alliance organizer, instructions to organizers from the central office, and information about Alliance business. Minutes, accounts, and financial notes and an Alliance emblem are also present in the collection. Some items are only available as photocopies; the originals are not in the Nebraska State Historical Society collections.



DESCRIPTION



Papers relating to Nebraska Farmers’ Alliance



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Agrarian radicalism

Bloomfield (Neb.)

Cedar County (Neb.) — History

Knox County (Neb.) — History

Nebraska Farmers’ Alliance (Cedar County, Neb.)

Nebraska Farmers’ Alliance (Knox County, Neb.)

Social movements — Nebraska — Cedar County

Social movements — Nebraska — Knox County

Stafford, Silas M., 1853-

St. James (Neb.)



 



07-24-2009   Revised TMM/tmm