train robbery

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 the first and greatest robbery of a Union Pacific train.

RG0813-444 SFN0426_2 Burlington in Wilber 1910 detail This isn't the train that was robbed, but is one from that era: a Burlington train in Wilber, Nebraska, in 1910. NSHS RG0813-44

 

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