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July 16, 2018
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Lincoln Bowling Parlors, 1946 (RG2183.PH1946-218-1)

Throwback Thursday Photograph, Bowling Night

06/14/2018

Lincoln Bowling Parlors, 1946 (RG2183.PH1946-218-1)

Husband Wanted

06/12/2018

Newspapers in the early 20th century played important roles in Nebraska communities. If the Gering Courier of 1908 is anything to go by, matchmaker was occasionally one of them.

Marker Monday: The Ionia Volcano

06/11/2018

Early settlers worried that the so-called Ionia volcano would destroy its namesake town. It nearly did, but with a flood rather than an eruption.

1935 Kearney Opera House curtain, water damaged, before treatment

Curtain Call

06/06/2018

Many of the rural opera houses that once covered Nebraska are gone, but their painted curtains are often still around. Our Ford Conservation Center recently restored the curtain that decorated the Kearney Opera...

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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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