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Marker Monday: The Loup City Riot, 1934

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 ...

Marker Monday: Hastings Chautauqua Pavilion

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past. Today we're focusing on the largest Chautauqua Pavilion in ...

Marker Monday: Governor Frederick Valdemar Erastus Peterson

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past. Today, we're focusing on Nebraska's 27th governor, who presided ...

Marker Monday: Weeping Water Academy

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past.    Today, we're focusing on the Weeping Water Academy, ...

Marker Monday: The Golden Link

Our Historical Markers across the state highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past. Today we shine the spotlight on The Golden Link, which was embedded ...

Marker Monday: Custer County’s First Courthouse

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight moments and places in our state's past.  Today, we're focusing on the private residence that eventually became ...

Marker Monday: Broken Bow Town Square

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight moments and places in our state's past.  Today we're focusing on a marker that tells the story of Broken Bow ...

Marker Monday: Combs School

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight moments and places in our state's past. Today we're focusing on a marker that tells the story of one of the oldest ...

Marker Monday: Champion Water-Powered Mill

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past.  Today, we're focusing on what is probably the oldest ...

Marker Monday: Swedish Crosses Cemetery

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight moments and places in our state's past. Today we're focusing on a small cemetery that is all that remains of a Swedish ...

Marker Monday: Phelps Hotel

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight moments and places in our state's past. Today we're focusing on Phelps Hotel, built by one of the first settlers in the ...

Marker Monday: George and Sarah Joslyn Home

Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight moments and places in our state's past. Today's focus is Joslyn Castle, a 34-room house built in 1903 and designed to ...

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