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Catalog Number MG332.6
Object Name scrapbook
Scope & Content newspaper clippings; program; letters; photographs; invitation

CREATOR:George B. Abdill

REMARKS:One of a series of scrapbooks compiled by George B. Abdill, first Curator(Director) of the Douglas County Museum. This book includes newspaper articles about construction and opening of the Museum, articles about a lawsuit filed by Christina Micelli of the Douglas County Historical Society in an attempt to prevent the Museum's construction at the Fairgrounds, and articles about various donations of photographs and artifacts to the Museum. An obituary of Ralph Snyder, local educator and chair of the Douglas County Museum Advisory Committee until his death in 1969, is also in this scrapbook.

INSCRIPTION:Douglas County Museum [printed in gold lettering, outside, lower right front cover]

Collection record for all scrapbooks
Creator ABDILL, GEORGE B.
Title George Abdill Scrapbook
Collection ARCHIVES AND MANUSCRIPTS
Accession number 1996.15