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    Maps of Nebraska

    I really appreciate this site and just love looking at maps. https://www.mapofus.org/nebraska/
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    Maps of Nebraska

    I really appreciate this site and just love looking at maps. https://www.mapofus.org/nebraska/ View full record
  3. This Museum comprises 16,000 square feet and over 15,000 artifacts used in Native American families, Oregon Trail migration, rural households, churches, schools, businesses, livestock production, dry-land wheat farming and conservation, military units and patriotic efforts. http://www.shermanmuseum.org/ View full record
  4. The Cheyenne County Historical Society and Museum provides access to these materials for educational and research purposes, and for personal enjoyment. Permission to reproduce these images in any form other than for personal individual use must be obtained in writing from the Cheyenne County Historical Society and Museum. The user assumes responsibility for all questions concerning copyright violation, photographic releases, invasion of privacy, slander, and/or libel resulting from the use of the texts, images, or recordings. While the Cheyenne County Historical Society and Museum has been gra
  5. Exhibits include Native American artifacts, homesteaders' lives, cattle ranching, Ft. Niobrara, and the life in the early part of the century offering visitors a view into the area's colorful past. Here you will see pump organs, toys, quilts, china, saddlery, vintage clothing, military uniforms and memorabilia, and many photographs. A restored 1882 log cabin is also on display in the back. http://www.valentinehistoricalmuseum.com/ The Cherry County Historical Society Museum is located in the historic heart of the Sandhills at the intersection of US Hwy. 20 and 83 in Valentine,
  6. Fortunate beyond its understanding, our community has a both a Historical Society and Historical Center to help commemorate our community’s history and educate others on Creighton’s past and beginnings. The Creighton Historical Center was formed in 1992 to 1) support the historical preservation of the area, 2) promote public utilization and appreciation of historical buildings in the area, and 3) further the economic and social well being of Creighton and the surrounding area. Currently, the Historical Society boasts more than 60 members. http://www.creighton.org/history.php
  7. Cass County Historical Society Museum at 646 Main in Plattsmouth, Nebraska, tells the history of Cass County since 1854, the year the county was opened for settlement. Permanent displays depict various stages in the county's history and are supplemented by temporary exhibits which are changed periodically throughout the year. Visitors learn about the golden age of steamboating on the Missouri River, the pioneer experience, the arrival of the train, and the importance of farm production. A second part of the permanent display covers the age of the automobile, the telephone and radio, churches a
  8. Otoe County is rich in history and tradition, and was one of the first counties established in the Nebraska Territory. It hosts several prominent landmarks and famous personalities in Nebraska history, to include Arbor Lodge and J. Sterling Morton of the Nebraska City area. The Otoe County Courthouse is the oldest public building in Nebraska. It was erected 1864. Our society is dedicated to ensuring that our Otoe County heritage is remembered, our communities are preserved, and our ancestors are acknowledged for the sacrifices they made to become an important part of the Great State of Nebra
  9. Holdings located at the Naponee Historical Society: Birthplace of David Janssen (star of the series "The Fugitive") Movie and TV Memoribilia on display. Pierce Lyden (Western Movie "Bad Guy") Movie Memoribilia and Autographed Books on display Naponee High School Memoribilia - Photos, Trophies, Year Books, Announcements, School Bell and Corner Stone Local Naponee histories including the town of Naponee and several local family histories Congregational Church Artifacts http://psdesigns13.com/naponeehist.html The Naponee Historical Society bui
  10. The Sutton Museum is the home of the Sutton Historical Society and is dedicated to the collection and preservation of historic artifacts and information about the Sutton, Nebraska community. The objective of the Sutton Historical Society is to collect and preserve the artifacts and information about the Sutton, Nebraska community. That’s a carefully worded statement that directs us to find and save things that are part of Sutton’s history and to find and record the story of Sutton’s past. The Museum has accumulated a respectable collection of Sutton related items, most donat
  11. We are a non-profit organization located in Dakota County, Nebraska. The society is rich in history and tradition. Organized in July of 1963, with a purpose of preserving and showing historical sites and artifacts of historical value within the county. Our mission is to promote the preservation and presentation of history in Dakota County. The historical society operates and maintains four historical sites. These include Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Dakota City, Combs School, The O'Connor House, and Machinery Museum in Homer. The erection of five Nebraska Historical Markers have also been spons
  12. The May Museum will be open the 4th Wednesday of April through December. Hours are 1:30-4:30 PM, Wednesday through Saturday. The last tour for the day begins at 3:30 PM. We are closed on Sundays and Holidays. http://maymuseum.com/ The original home was built in the Italianate Revival style. Theron Nye built the house in 1874. His son inherited the home in 1900 and remodeled the home from 1901 until 1912. The current style of the home is Georgian or Classical Revival and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The grounds are a Nebraska Arboretum Site.
  13. Visit the oldest county museum in the state of Nebraska. The Washington County Museum has been operating since the 1920’s, first in the home of “Grandad” Woods, then in the old Fort Calhoun State Bank that went bankrupt during the depression. See this bank and museum in the heart of historic Fort Calhoun, just a short drive on Highway 75 north of Omaha. Our history starts with Lewis & Clark, who stopped here for their first council with the Otoe & Missouria native tribes. William Clark wrote home that this “council on the bluff” would be an ideal spot for a military installat
  14. The Indianola Historical Society was formed May 27, 2008. A group of people who are interested in saving the history of Indianola and all Red Willow County got together and decided to start this project. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of the month. The president is Bill Baumbach and vice-president Pat Schaffert. The treasurer is Don Behnke. Since James J. (Jimmy) Sughroues passing it is Pat Schaffert who puts together a small 4 page news article called The Review that is filled with interesting articles and pictures of the past. We are trying to build a picture archive of the people.
  15. Welcome to Fairbury’s Genealogy Resource page. Our goal is to help researchers find the information they are looking for by providing a complete listing of genealogy resources in the Fairbury area and Jefferson County. Fairbury Public Library Genealogy Department 601 7th Street Fairbury, NE 68352 (402) 729-2843 Email: FairburyPublicLibrary@yahoo.com Resources Include: Newspaper microfilm for all towns in Jefferson County, U. S. Census and Nebraska State Census microfilm, Obituary collection, Section on Nebraska history, local history and family histories, Cemeteries
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