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William G Marshall

William G Marshall - Deaf Shoe Maker


William G. Marshall arrived in Lincoln, Nebraska in 1879 to set up one of Lincoln’s earliest shoemaking shops. He, like both his parents, was born deaf.

Hastings Brewery

Historic Tax Credit Programs


May was Historic Preservation Month and we celebrated by looking at some before and after pictures of properties that took advantage of Tax Credit Programs.

Tornado Hill

Marker Monday: Tornado Hill


Seven tornadoes struck Grand Island and surrounding areas on the night of June 3, 1980.

Nebraska’s most problematic historical markers


The Nebraska Historical Marker Program is one of History Nebraska’s most popular programs, but some markers have not aged well. We’re reviewing them to identify and prioritize the ones that fall short of our...

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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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