HISTORY OF DAKOTA COUNTY, NEBRASKA,
By M. M. Warner.
The "Dakota City Literary Society," was organized November 30, 1867. J. F Warner was chosen as president and H. H. Brown secretary.
Among its first members were: Mrs. Lizzie Aughey, Wm. H. James, Thos. Griffey, C. D. Martin, S. P. Mikesell, B. Bates, Mrs. H.M. Bates, J. G. Ogden, Mrs. E. J. Ogden, J. A. Mikesell. H. H. Buckwalter, M. M. Ream, A. G. Lampson, Helen E. Bates, Rev. Samuel Aughey, Mrs. A. J. Bradbrary, Mary Ream, John Oesterling, H. H. Brown, J. F. Warner, Lucy Martin, Chas. S. Ford,C. Calvin Martin, H. H. Wilson. Henry Ream, Wm. Adair. C. F. Eckhart. James Willis, Kelley W. Frazer, Mrs. Hettie L. Frazer, D. W. Dodson, Mrs. Mary E. Dodson, Jacob B. Wertz, B. F. Chambers, Amelia Oesterling, Mary E. George, Mrs. A.J. Willis, Emma Whitehorn, Ella Nevelle, Emma Willis, Ellen McCready, Ella Keel, Anna B. Wertz, Nellie Warner, Dr. M. Pinkerton, John B. Barker, W. W. Grant, Mary Evans, E. D. Ayres, Manly Wright, James Stott, Thomas J. Skidmore, Charles F. Bayha, B. F. Whitten, A. P. Wilgoski, Alice Warner, Horatio Braunt, B. Brown, Gus A. Frazer, Cyrus Way, Etta Mershon, Leander R. Eckhart, Henry A. Bartarff, Ida James, John Davis, Sarah Goodhue, Wm. Willis, C. T. Seeley, Ida Woods, W. H. Golty, Lizzy Adair, Anna E. Frazer, A. H. Baker,G. W. Wilkinson, Fannie Ream, Lnella Hirsch, Dora Baker, D. F. Urmy, Ida Eckhart, and Geo. W. Oberholtzer.