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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG0865.AM:  William John Cole, 1885-1959



Papers:  1912-1952

Size:  One folder



BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE



See this Coleman Family website for background information on William John Cole (also known by William J. Tuma and William J. Coleman).



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection contains photocopies of correspondence, writings, and speeches, mostly from the early 1950s, pertaining to William J. Cole and to his advocacy of unicameralism, particularly in Missouri. One letter, May 9, 1950, discusses Cole’s age. Also included is a 1912 letter from F.L. Hall of the Nebraska Public Library Commission.



INVENTORY



Letters, speeches, etc., 1912-1952



 



Subject headings:



Cole family

Cole, William John, 1885-1959

Legislative bodies — Nebraska

Legislative bodies — Missouri

Politicians

Politics & government

State government — Missouri

State government — Nebraska

Tuma family

Unicameral



 



Revised TMM         02-16-2016