Events

Date:
January 25, 2020
Time:
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location:
Nebraska History Museum

Upcoming Events

09/04, 10/02, 11/06, 12/04, 01/08, 02/05, 03/04, 04/01, 05/06 Homeschool Wednesdays
02/15 Nebraskans, Their Dogs, and World War II
02/27 Community Book Club: The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote
09/04, 10/02, 11/06, 12/04, 01/08, 02/05, 03/04, 04/01, 05/06 Homeschool Wednesdays

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Cedar County marker

Marker Monday: Cedar County

01/20/2020

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

Today we're focusing on a marker that tells the story of Nebraska's Cedar County, so named because of...

Helen Sagl, and a display of her uniform

Maj. Helen Sagl, a Nebraskan in World War II

01/16/2020

Sagl served as a Women's Army Corps officer in WWII. The Nebraska History Museum has her uniforms, photos, and other objects.

Marker Monday: The Blizzard of 1888

01/13/2020

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

Today we're focusing on the story of one of the most spectacular and harrowing events in Nebraska...

Detail photograph of a board with dyed cotton fabric swatches. The blotter covering the top half of the rows of swatches is lifted to reveal the original dye colors underneath.  The exposed bottom half are noticeably faded.

Light Damage

01/09/2020

Exposure to visible and ultraviolet radiation can be a significant factor in the survival of objects.  All wavelengths of radiation provide energy for deterioration reactions that...

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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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