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Interior of attic bedroom, with window, floral wallpaper, extensive damage, hanging fragments

Flowers in the Attic

06/19/2019

The original wallpaper in the attic of Willa Cather's childhood home is an artifact with a rich historical and literary significance. Our conservators are helping the National Willa Cather Center preserve its...

Marker Monday: George and Sarah Joslyn Home

06/17/2019

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight moments and places in our state's past. Today's focus is Joslyn Castle, a 34-room house built in 1903 and designed to resemble a Scottish manor in the middle of...

Marker Monday: The Ohiowa Auditorium

06/10/2019

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight moments and places in our state's past.

Today, we focus on the Ohiowa Auditorium. Constructed by the WPA during the Great Depression, it's served its...

Marker Monday: Nebraska's Flying Doctor

06/03/2019

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past. Today we focus on Dr. Frank Brewster of Beaver City and how he earned the nickname "Nebraska's Flying Doctor"...

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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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