Nebraska State Historical Society
P.O. Box 82554
1500 R Street
Lincoln, NE 68501-2554
.25 cubic feet
Carson Hildreth, a former banker, established Hildreth Manufacturing in 1924. The company manufactured hooded sleeping robes, which provided extra warmth for sleeping or lounging. Hildreth ran the company until his death in 1926. Collection contains personal papers relating to Carson Hildreth’s business and avocational interests in Franklin County, Nebraska. Included is material relating to the Hildreth Sleeping Robe Company.