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Date:
July 21, 2018
Time:
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location:
Nebraska History Museum

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A Tale of Domestic Woe and Divorce in 1900

07/20/2018

Divorce suits can often be ugly. The Pries divorce in 1900s Omaha, which included child theft and a faked death, was especially dramatic.

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Well-traveled collections objects

07/18/2018

These items were already heirlooms when they came to Nebraska in a covered wagon.

Sugar Palace

07/17/2018

Nebraska's sugar beet production began in Grand Island in 1890. To commemorate the birth of a new industry, they threw a party and erected the Grand Island Sugar Palace.

Marker Monday: Ward Bond's Boyhood Home

07/16/2018

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past. Today we focus on the childhood home of Ward Bond, an actor who appeared in over 250 movies in 30 years.

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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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