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Nebraska is full of historical markers and they are a good way to learn a bit of history. The purpose of the historical marker program is to create awareness of historically significant and interesting sites in the state and to entertain travelers.
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Nebraska Historical MarkersPleaseton Branch Union Pacific Railroad

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This marker, placed by several organizations in the Ravenna area, is about an abandoned branch line of the Union pacific Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/6/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Corps

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The marker is near the site of a 1934-1939 CCC camp.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/6/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersPost South Loup Fork "Fort Banishment"

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The marker is near the Loup River site of a remote 1865-1871 Army Outpost.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/6/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersB-17 Crash, 1943

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Historical marker located north of Wood River.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/29/2006

last visited: 7/27/2013

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Nebraska Historical MarkersJoseph E. Johnson and the Huntsman's Echo

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This marker is about an early settler, his road ranch and newspaper.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/18/2007

last visited: 8/11/2011

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Nebraska Historical MarkersDead Horse Creek

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This marker tells the sad tale of how a nearby creek was named.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 11/8/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersNebraska Centre - Boyd Ranche - Kearney, NE

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This historical marker about the Nebraska Centre - Boyd Ranche is located 1-3/4 miles west of Gibbon along Hwy. 30 in Buffalo County, Nebraska.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Nebraska

date approved: 12/1/2011

last visited: 9/9/2012

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Loup City Riot, 1934

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This marker tells of a violent day in this peaceful little county seat town.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 11/9/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersOriginal Townsite of Wood River

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Historical marker located outside Wood River, Nebraska along US 30.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/29/2006

last visited: 8/11/2011

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Nebraska Historical Markers1871-Gibbon-1971

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This marker tells the unique and interesting history of the initial settlement of Gibbon,

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 3/26/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersSt. Wenceslaus Catholic Cemetery, Warsaw

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This marker is in a rural pioneer cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 5/28/2020

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Nebraska Historical MarkersHistoric Kearney

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In 1847 Brigham Young led the first migration over the Morman Trail along the north bank of the Platte River, and in 1866 the Union Pacific Railroad pushed its main line westward to this valley, bringing pioneer settlers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Nebraska

date approved: 12/29/2006

last visited: 5/2/2014

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Nebraska Historical MarkersLowell, 1872-1972

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This marker is about the history of one of the Platte Valley boom towns.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/12/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Burlington and Missouri River Railroad

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This marker relates history of a vanished railroad line.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 9/24/2009

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Watson Ranch - Kearney, NE

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The Watson Ranch became known as the 1733 Ranch once it was discovered it was 1,733 miles away from both San Francisco and Boston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/26/2010

last visited: 5/2/2014

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Nebraska Historical MarkersMartin Brothers

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Historical marker about an historical ride by two brothers.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/29/2006

last visited: 3/26/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersFort Kearny

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This marker is at the site of the first military post established along the route of overland migration.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/17/2008

last visited: 7/28/2013

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Nebraska Historical MarkersSusan O. Hail Grave

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This marker tells the story of one victim of the hardships suffered by emigrants passing through this area in the 1850s.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/12/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersBoot Hill, Lowell, Nebraska

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This is a monument to pioneer range war victims.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/12/2008

last visited: 3/24/2008

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Great Plains

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This marker gives a description of the vast geographical area just west of here and a general account of its settlement.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 7/12/2017

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Nebraska Historical MarkersSusan C. Haile Grave site.

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This is an Oregon-California Trails association marker placed at the grave site of an emigrant woman.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/12/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersFirst Presbyterian Church of St. Paul - St. Paul, NE

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Nebraska Historical Marker in front of the First Presbyterian Church of St. Paul at 816 Indian St, providing some history of this beautiful sanctuary and its congregation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/4/2020

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersDobytown

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This marker is about a long vanished pioneer town.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 9/24/2009

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Great Platte River Road

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A marker telling of travel in this area before the transcontinental railroads.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 3/7/2022

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Nebraska Historical MarkersKearney - Fort Kearny

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A marker defining the historical significance of Fort Kearny that was situated near this Interstate rest area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gatefan

location: Nebraska

date approved: 3/18/2012

last visited: never

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