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Frank Waldo Littlefield, 1855-1946


RG3107.AM:  Frank Waldo Littlefield, 1855-1946

Diary:  1892-1945
Dorchester, Saline County, Neb.:  Farmer
Size:  0.25 cu.ft.; 1 box

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of a transcript of the diary of Frank W. Littlefield of Dorchester, Nebraska [photocopy, 109 p.]. Entries span the years 1892-1945, and include such topics as farming methods, the role of the church in the community, school district meeting news, ladies circles, entertainment (the opera house, etc.), the effects of national news on a small community, the impact of World Wars I and II, and news of births, deaths, and marriages of family and neighbors. Included are a detailed index of the diary [68 p.], and appendices with photocopies of: genealogical charts of the Littlefield family, photographs, and documents (will and probate materials of Frank W. Littlefield, selected letters, maps, etc., as well as reminiscences and an "Early History of Frank W. Littlefield" by his daughter, Ada Littlefield.

DESCRIPTION

Diary transcript, photocopies of papers, reminiscences, etc.

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Dorchester (Neb.) -- History
Farm life -- Nebraska -- Saline County
Littlefield, Ada
Littlefield, Frank Waldo, 1855-1946
Littlefield family
Reminiscences
Saline County (Neb.) -- History

 

KFK   04-10-1995
Encoded TMM   06-11-2010

 

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