RG1089.AM: A.H. Hilpert
Papers: 1870, 1916, 1939-1940
Alliance, Box Butte County, Neb.:
Size: 1 folder
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
The collection contains a manuscript by A.H. Hilpert of Alliance, Nebraska, entitled, "The Second Sioux Creek Massacre," in which he writes of a 1916 historical pageant that commemorated the first Sioux Creek Massacre of Garfield County, Nebraska. He describes the "filming" (photographing?) of the pageant by Frank A. Harrison of the Nebraska State Historical Society. Also included is some correspondence with A.E. Sheldon from 1939-1940 concerning the publication of the manuscript.
ADDITIONAL OR RELATED MATERIALS
Harrison, Frank A., "Nebraska History Plays in Nebraska," Nebraska History, vol. 1, no. 1, p. 5-6.
See also the Frank A. Harrison photo collection [RG4497.PH].
Burwell (Neb.) -- History
Garfield County (Neb.) -- History
Harrison, Frank A., 1880-1934
Indians of North America
Pageants -- Nebraska -- Burwell
Pageants -- Nebraska -- Garfield County
Sheldon, Addison Erwin, 1861-1943
Revised 05-02-2008 TMM
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