Harrop Historical Marker
August 21, 2017
Marker Monday: Harrop
Grand opening of a new J. C. Penney store in downtown Lincoln, November 16, 1950.
August 18, 2017
Flashback Friday: J. C. Penney’s Middle Name Really Was “Cash”
Austin historical marker
August 14, 2017
Marker Monday: Austin
The town of Niobrara, located along the Missouri River in northeast Nebraska, flooded in 1881
August 11, 2017
Flashback Friday: Poor Niobrara!
August 11, 2017
Timeline Tuesday: 1889 New Year's Day Eclipse
KMTV's The Hawk set [RG4628-2]
August 10, 2017
Throwback Thursday Photo, The Hawk
This example of a cinerary urn is from Hugo Erichsen's The Cremation of the Dead (Detroit, 1887)
August 8, 2017
Timeline Tuesday: The Shoemaker's Ashes
The Armour and Company Icehouse historical marker
August 7, 2017
Marker Monday: The Armour and Company Icehouse
Band member, 9th Cavalry, probably Ft. Robinson, NE [RG1517.PH000093-000030]
August 4, 2017
Buffalo Soldiers Photographs
The Cotterill Sisters Orchestra, made up of three sisters from Bassett
August 4, 2017
Flashback Friday: Where Is Hidden Paradise?
Image of Wm. A. Wolfe from the Omaha World Herald, Sept. 5, 1920.
August 4, 2017
The Mystery of the William A. Wolfe Atlas Collection
Albert Lamborn Green drawing "Peter Pike's Reformation" [RG2800.AM]
August 3, 2017
Albert Lamborn Green drawings
Nelson family enjoying ice cream, ca. 1910 [RG3542.PH000012-000007]
August 3, 2017
Throwback Thursday Photo, Ice Cream
Peter and Pavel painting, before treatment two men in horse-drawn sleigh, followed by wolves
August 2, 2017
Peter and Pavel
The Omaha Bee building (left) founded by Edward Rosewater. From Omaha Illustrated (1888)
August 1, 2017
Timeline Tuesday: Nebraska's Bees and Wasps
World Premiere of Cheers for Miss Bishop at the Stuart Theater [RG2183.PH001941-000122-1]
August 1, 2017
Cheers for Miss Bishop
Exaggeration Postcard (RG2053.PH:7)
July 31, 2017
Exaggeration Postcards
Pawnee Villages historical marker
July 31, 2017
Marker Monday: Pawnee Villages
Mildred Brown with the Rev. John Markoe, S.J. (front). The other men in the photo are not identified.
July 28, 2017
Flashback Friday: Omaha’s Bus Boycott of 1952-54
Free School Advocate, April 1890
July 28, 2017
"Free School Advocate" Newspaper
Opening day at Pioneer Park Golf Course, Lincoln, NE, 1930 [RG2158.PH000020-000016]
July 27, 2017
Throwback Thursday Photo, Pioneer Park Golf Course
Julius Meyer's Indian Wigwam store, 1879
July 25, 2017
Timeline Tuesday: Magic among the Indians
Nebraska City historical marker
July 24, 2017
Marker Monday: Nebraska City
Abraham Lincoln life mask (7701-17)
July 22, 2017
Abraham Lincoln life mask
1855 colt rifle [4509]
July 21, 2017
Joseph D. Gilman Rifle

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