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William Jennings Bryan, arms outstretched, delivering a speech, circa 1905.

Was William Jennings Bryan a Good Newspaper Editor?

02/15/2019

Did you know William Jennings Bryan was the editor of the Omaha World-Herald for two years? Or that he didn't do a lot of actual editing in that time?

Funny, Weird, and Aggressively Wholesome: Valentine's Day Cards in Our Collections

02/14/2019

It's Valentines Day and we've been looking through our collections for the best card. Join us on this journey. Be warned, there's a bit of weird along the way.

Send a Valentine to your Valentine from Valentine: History of the Cachet Program

02/13/2019

Marker Monday: The Loup City Riot, 1934

02/11/2019

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past. Today we focus on the 1934 Loup City Riot, which was sparked by rumors of a strike in the drought-stricken ...

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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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