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Harry Thompson Dobbins, 1865-1953

RG2939.AM:  Harry Thompson Dobbins, 1865-1953

Scrapbooks:  ca. 1888-1961
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:  Journalist; newspaper editor
Size:  3 scrapbooks


The H.T. Dobbins collection consists of three scrapbooks of clippings, photographs and memorabilia, which date from Mr. Dobbins' early days as editor of the Capital City Courier (1886-1888) to the annual presentation of the Harry Sidney Dobbins Award (1923-1959). Family clippings form a large portion of this collection and date from 1888-1961. Other items included in the scrapbooks are H.T. Dobbins' editorials from the Nebraska State Journal and clippings relating to Nebraska politics.

Note:  See photo component [RG2939.PH] for related images. See the NSHS Library Catalog and the Nebraska History index for published sources by/about Harry T. Dobbins.


Box 1
  1. Clippings relating to H.T. Dobbins and Nebraska politics, ca. 1888-1947
  2. W.V. Dobbins clippings, 1912-1961
  3. Photographs and clippings, 1959 and undated



Dobbins family
Dobbins, Harry Thompson, 1865-1953
Journalism -- Nebraska
Journalists -- Nebraska
Politics -- Nebraska


L. Willmore/js   10-27-1964
Encoded TMM   03-25-2010


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