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History Nebraska Seeking Coronavirus Related Objects and Stories for Collections

08/05/2020

What would you save so that people tomorrow could understand today? History Nebraska wants the public's help documenting and preserving the experiences of Nebraskans during the coronavirus pandemic. We've...

History Nebraska Closed to Public Until Further Notice

06/05/2020

The health and wellbeing of our guests, staff, and volunteers are always our highest priority. To that end, all History Nebraska sites will be closed to the public until further notice.

A woman holds up a yard stick to measure the height of a clear plastic bubble that covers the sealed box with a slicker inside.

Saving Slickers

05/29/2020

The staff in the Objects Lab at the Ford Center had an extraordinary challenge this year.  They were presented with a group of twelve archeological rubber raincoats, also known as...

Portrait of the Preservationist as a Young Woman

05/28/2020

We've talked a lot about what historic preservationists do over the years, but we haven't talked as much about why they do it.

Here's our own Kelli Bacon's story of what drew her into historic...

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Northwest corner 13th and Douglas, Omaha, August 1868

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Northwest corner 13th and Douglas, Omaha, August 1868

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