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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG0998.AM:  Thomas J. Fitzmorris, 1853-1930



Speech:  1904

Size:  One item



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of a speech (typescript) by Thomas J. Fitzmorris of Omaha, Nebraska, given at the annual convention of the Nebraska State League of Local Building and Loan Associations, held at Columbus, Nebraska, on May 26, 1904. The speech gives a brief historical overview of the building and loan organization in Nebraska from its beginnings in 1876 when Adam Ferguson (Pennsylvania) brought the organization to North Platte, Nebraska. Fitzmorris mentions some of the early officers and directors.



 



Subject headings:



Ferguson, Adam

Fitzmorris, Thomas J., 1853-1930

Nebraska State League of Local Building and Loan Associations

Savings and loan associations — Nebraska — History



 



Revised TMM        05-08-2009