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Marker Monday: Grover Cleveland Alexander, a baseball great

Marker Location 801-899 5th St, St Paul, Howard County, Nebraska;  View this marker's location Marker Text Grover Cleveland Alexander, the ...

Flashback Friday: From Our Special Correspondent, NSHS Press’s newest book

While many history textbook authors have erased humor from history, primary sources reveal that jokes and hardships together make up an important part of the past. Our ...

The Story of Richi Ugai: Making the American Dream Possible for Future Generations of Japanese-Americans

 

Barbara and Ralph Fox Photo Exhibit

American Dreams in the Cold War: Photos by Barbara and Ralph Fox Barbara and Ralph Fox, 1943 Ralph C. and Barbara Rehberg Fox Collection (NSHS ...

Marker Monday: The Skala Timber House

Marker Location 3rd St, Battle Creek, Madison County, Nebraska View this marker's location. Marker Text The Joseph and Katherine Severa Skala house, built near ...

Marker Monday: Malcolm X

El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz was born Malcolm Little at University Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska, May 19, 1925. He was the son of Earl and Louise Little, ...

Half-Century of Historic Preservation

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act, which was signed by President Lyndon Johnson in October 1966. The act was passed in ...

Marker Monday: Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Robinson

Soldier Creek Rd, Crawford, Dawes County, Nebraska. (more…)

Top Stories from 2015

The NSHS had a big year in 2015! Listed below are just a few of our big accomplishments and best moments. Nebraska History Museum. Just because the museum has been ...

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