Bethany, Nebraska, 1922 to 1943 : And, My Musical Avocation Plus Stories of World War II


By: Barker, Raymond Joseph

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135 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Set of 2 vols, tall black unlettered softcovers, 30 + 105 pages, 1 b/w illustration, 1 small map. ; A personal history of life in Bethany, a suburb of Lincoln, Nebraska, followed by a stint in the Army Air Corps in World War 2 and a double life as a soil scientist and professional jazz-swing musician. ; Vol-1, Bethany, Nebraska, 1922 to 1943, published 1989. Vol-2, My Musical Avocation Plus Stories of World War II, published 1992. ; No defects to either vol. Quite scarce. ; Laid in: handwritten note from Jeane and Ray (written by Jeane) giving more family history, and small sticky note SIGNED by author Ray.

Title: Bethany, Nebraska, 1922 to 1943 : And, My Musical Avocation Plus Stories of World War II

Author Name: Barker, Raymond Joseph

Location Published: Raymond J. Barker: 1989

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Item: 0.70 lbs

Categories: Biography

Seller ID: 17110

Keywords: army air corps, bethany, jazz, lincoln, memoirs, nebraska history, swing music, world war 2, world war ii