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June 9, 2018
Time:
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location:
Thomas Kennard House

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painting of Engineer Cantonment showing steamboat in foreground

How a painting helped archeologists find a lost 200-year-old site

05/18/2018

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Parking Problems in the 1920s

05/18/2018

Traffic congestion and parking woes in Nebraska's capital are nothing new. Lincoln newspapers were receiving letters from frustrated residents as early as the 1920s. 

UNL Class of 1953 processional (RG2758.PH000054-000005)

Throwback Thursday Photograph, UNL Class of 1953

05/17/2018

Congrats to all recent University of Nebraska graduates from us here at History Nebraska!

Parachuting Accident

05/15/2018

On July 3, 1893, thousands of people gathered at Courtland beach to watch 19-year-old Roy Elser make a parachute jump. Instead, they witnessed a tragedy.

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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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