Cuming County, Nebraska (Images of America Series)

Cuming County, Nebraska (Images of America Series)

by LaRayne M. Topp


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738590707
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 01/07/2013
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,261,182
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Author LaRayne M. Topp is a lifelong resident of Nebraska. She was assisted in her study of the county's history by those willing to open their photograph albums and historical society archives and dig deep into their memories to help piece together this pictorial history of Cuming County.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 Formative Years: Early Settlers Carve Homes 9

2 County Design: Boundaries Etched in Stone 17

3 Agriculture: Plows Break Sod 25

4 Manufacturing: Born of Necessity 39

5 Commerce: Businesses Flourish 47

6 Country's Might: Backing the Cause 61

7 Organizations: Longing for Community 69

8 Tragedies: Perseverance During Great Loss 91

9 Entertainment: Homemade Fun 99

10 Cause for Applause: Cuming County Flourishes 111

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