October 19, 2018
The Long Journey Of White Fox
Three unusual visitors arrived in Sweden in the summer of 1874. They were Pawnee Indians who had come to perform their native dances and customs for the public. Accompanying them were two...In 1874, a Pawnee man named White Fox died from disease while traveling in Sweden. Tragically, his remains didn't make it back home for over a century thanks to the disturbing decision of a Swedish professor.
October 8, 2018
Marker Monday: Pibel Lake Recreation Area
Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past. Pibel Lake Recreation Area grew out of an 1897 irrigation claim for water rights. 150 years and two hotels later, it's a popular vacation destination.