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Current Exhibits

American Dreams in the Cold War: The Photos of Barbara and Ralph Fox – through 2017  Mid-century moments including news, commercial, and personal images by wife/husband team from 1950s-60s.


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Nebraska Unwrapped:  Selections from the Collections – through 2017 Almost 150 objects archeological and historic artifacts connect visitors to the stories of Nebraskans both notable and notorious. 


Wonderful masks of Doane Powell


The Strange and Wonderful Masks of Doane Powell – through July 9    Nebraska-born artist Powell’s masks made in the 1940s-50s appeared on stage, screen, television and in print. Which political and Hollywood faces will you recognize?


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Nebraska's Enduring Quilt Heritage: Recent Acquisitions  - June 9 – October 15, 2017


Console TV set showing Cartoon Corral show host and puppets

Don't Touch that Dial: Kalamity Kate and the George Churley Puppets – August 18, 2017 – June 17, 2018   Featured on TV’s "Kalamity Kate’s Cartoon Corral" and hundreds of live performances in the 1970s








Imprinting the West: Manifest Destiny, Real and Imagined – November 10 – January 7, 2018 -  Four dozen hand-colored engravings and lithographs explore these depictions of “the wild west” in an ExhibitsUSA traveling exhibit.


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