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Columbian School Safety Patrol, Omaha, 1939 (RG3882.PH42-28-1)

Columbian School Safety Patrol, Omaha, 1939 (RG3882.PH42-28-1)

Remember to look both ways! In today’s #ThrowbackThursday photograph, members of the Columbian School Safety Patrol pose with officers from the Omaha Police Department. The photograph was taken on November 9, 1939 by Omaha commercial photographer Nathaniel Dewell.

McKinley Students with birdhouse at UNL ca. 1910

McKinley Students with birdhouse at UNL ca. 1910

Spring is here! In today’s Throwback Thursday photograph features a large group of students from McKinley School posed on the steps of Science Hall on the University of Nebraska campus in about 1910. Each student and two teachers hold bird houses they have built. McKinley School operated at 230 S. 15th Street in Lincoln from 1902-1927. 

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