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Hollingsworth Family

RG3509.AM:  Hollingsworth Family

Papers:  1943-1944
Grand Island, Hall County, Neb.:  Cornhusker Ordnance Plant employees
Size:  1 folder


Nelson E. and Ruby B. Hollingsworth were employees of the Cornhusker Ordnance Plant in Grand Island, Nebraska during 1943-1944. Mr. Hollingsworth was a line inspector and Mrs. Hollingsworth served as a guard matron.


This collection consists of one folder of manuscript material relating to the Cornhusker Ordnance Plant, 1943-1944. The collection is comprised of materials kept by Nelson E. and Ruby B. Hollingsworth during their employment at the plant during World War II. Included are letters, open house advertisements, training certification cards, and Mr. Hollingsworth's procedural notebook.

Note:  Badges, a matchbook, a production medal, and a service ribbon have been transferred to the Nebraska History Museum. Not all items are on exhibit. Interested researchers should contact the Museum Collections department to schedule an appointment. See RG0825 for records relating to the Cornhusker Ordnance Plant. See the NSHS Library Catalog and the Nebraska History index for published materials about the Cornhusker Ordnance Plant.


Cornhusker Ordnance Plant materials, 1943-1944



Cornhusker Ordnance Plant (Grand Island, Neb.)
Grand Island (Neb.) -- History
Hall County (Neb.) -- History
Hollingsworth, Nelson E.
Hollingsworth, Ruby B.
Hollingsworth family
Ordnance -- Manufacture
World War, 1939-1945


AIP/ksa   06-1991
Encoded TMM   05-06-2010


For additional information about this collection, please contact our Library Staff.

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