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Marker Monday: Chadron-Chicago Cowboy Race

09/16/2019

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150-198 E 2nd ...

Front view of a helmet with a bullet hole in it

Dr. Charles Arnold’s Helmet

09/10/2019

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-Laura Mooney, Senior Museum Curator

Marker Monday: Coffee Siding

09/09/2019

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

Today, we're focusing on an important shipping point for Nebraska's pioneer ranchers that has now all...

Image from Omaha Bee: MAYOR AFRAID OF FOOD RIOTS, TELLS COUNCIL

Omaha and the “Red Summer” of 1919

09/06/2019

World War I was over, but the nation was not at peace.Omaha was “a city in ferment,” torn by strikes, food shortages, and racial resentment. By September the city was primed to explode.

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Northwest corner 13th and Douglas, Omaha, August 1868

Today in Nebraska History

Northwest corner 13th and Douglas, Omaha, August 1868

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