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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5642.AM:  William Andrew McDonald, 1858-1939



Papers:  1898-1939

Blair, Washington County, Neb.:  Farmer, thresherman

Size:  2.0 cu.ft.; 2 boxes



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of 35 journals and account books kept by William A. McDonald. The volumes date from 1898-1939 and record McDonald’s observations on the local weather, farming activities, family news, etc. around Blair, Washington County, Nebraska. The collection includes account books relating to his activities as a thresherman. Also included is a small amount of biographical/genealogical material.



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Agriculture — Nebraska — Washington County

Blair (Neb.) — History

Farm life — Nebraska — Washington County

Farmers — Nebraska — Washington County

McDonald, William Andrew, 1858-1939

Washington County (Neb.) — History



 



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