Blog

Flooding at 12th and O Streets in Lincoln, 1912 (RG2158-24-7)

Throwback Thursday Photograph, 1912 Lincoln Flood

06/21/2018

Lincoln has seen a lot of rain this week, but not quite as much as these two.

Kool-Aid

06/20/2018

Fruit Smack ➡️ Kood-Ade ➡️ Kool-Aid. Nebraska's official soft drink has changed over the years, but its existence is all thanks to Edwin Perkins of Hastings, Nebraska.

Marker Monday: Webster

06/18/2018

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past. Today we remember the community of Webster, Nebraska. Our marker sits on what was the central intersection,...

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

Throwback Thursday Photograph, Bowling Night

06/14/2018

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

Explore Our Collections

Northwest corner 13th and Douglas, Omaha, August 1868

Today in Nebraska History

Northwest corner 13th and Douglas, Omaha, August 1868

Yearly memberships start at $32

Learn More