Nebraska Authors

James Russell Roberts

Born 1876-05-29 Lincoln, NE (USA)

Died 1944-09-20
Lincoln, NE (USA)

Buried
Lincoln, NE (USA)
Wyuka Cemetery

Son of Artemus Roberts, architect, who was an early settler of Lancaster County. James Russell Roberts was the founder and President of Roberts Dairy Company and publisher of The Milkman, an industry newspaper, and books used in the dairy industry.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction

Keywords

Trade Publications; Dairy Industry

Education

Lincoln Normal College, Lincoln, NE
Degree, 1903, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

Occupation

Businessman
President, Dairy Company

Places Worked

Roberts Dairy Company, Lincoln, NE

Associations

Omaha Chamber of Commerce
Lincoln Chamber of Commerce
Rotary Club
Eastridge Club
First Plymouth Congregational Church
Sons of the American Revolution

Bibliography

The Milkman, an industry newspaper

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