Shortly after the introduction of cars came car thieves. According to an Omaha-based magazine, the worst thieves weren't the ones that stole the whole car, but those that took specific parts.
Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past.
Today, we're focusing on a marker in Big Springs, which commemorates that first and greatest robbery of a Union Pacific train.
By the time Harriet S. Brooks became a senior founding member of the Nebraska Woman Suffrage Association, she had been promoting women's right to vote for decades in Michigan and Illinois.