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Date:
December 3, 2018
Time:
12:00pm to 12:15pm
Location:
Nebraska History Museum

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The sculptor that beautified Nebraska's capital

11/20/2018

You may not know sculptor Ellis Luis Burman's name, but if you've explored Lincoln's parks at all, chances are you know his work.

Marker Monday: Dobytown

11/19/2018

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

Today we focus on the Dobytown, a frontier town that catered to the multitude of soldiers, freighters...

Early Nebraska Roads: Costly but Necessary

11/16/2018

The introduction of cars to Nebraska brought with it the need for decent (and costly) roads. Rural areas often had trouble with roads, but who was to blame varied from person to person.

Marker Monday: The Smith Limekiln and Limestone House

11/12/2018

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past. Today we focus on the Smith Limekiln, one of the last remnants of Jefferson County's booming limestone...

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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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