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Nebraska Historical Markers
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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 MarkersRoad Ranches Along the Platte

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This marker tells of travel accomodations along the trails in the days before the railroads.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/4/2007

last visited: 5/26/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersFort McPherson and North Platte

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This marker tells history of Fort McPherson and the early days of North Platte.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/3/2007

last visited: 9/23/2015

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Nebraska Historical MarkersFort McPherson # 14

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Fort McPherson

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 3/23/2010

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersNorth Platte Canteen, North Platte, NE

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WWII Canteen serving more than 6 Million GIs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/4/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersSIOUX LOOKOUT

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A lofty summit used as a lookout point to observe the activities unfolding in the Valley used as a corridor by all who passed through here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 11/18/2007

last visited: 2/7/2014

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Nebraska Historical MarkersSioux Lookout statue -- North Platte NE

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The base of the Sioux Lookout statue in downtown North Platte explains the history of that important vantage point.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/8/2014

last visited: 8/8/2013

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Nebraska Historical Markers1882 "Old Glory Blowout" -- Lincoln County Courthouse, North Platte NE

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A historic marker plaque commemorating the "Old Glory Blowout" that would become "Buffalo Bill's Wild West" show -- a sensation for 25 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/8/2014

last visited: 8/8/2013

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Nebraska Historical MarkersWild West Cowboy -- Cody Park, North Platte NE

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A historic marker commemorating the birth of rodeo that happened here in North Platte in 1882.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/10/2014

last visited: 8/8/2013

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Nebraska Historical MarkersFORT McPHERSON

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Oregon Trail Fort along the Platte River in NE established in 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 11/13/2007

last visited: 5/28/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersHistorical Marker, Buffalo Bill Scouts Rest Ranch, North Platte, NE

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Wonderful piece of History.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BackPak

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/29/2006

last visited: 2/23/2022

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Nebraska Historical Markers100th Meridian

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100th Meridian is 1st marjor goal of the transcontinental railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/15/2006

last visited: 6/15/2004

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe 100th Meridian -- Cozad NE

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An official state of Nebraska historic marker on the grounds of the Old UP Railroad depot at Cozad NE

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/10/2014

last visited: 12/16/2016

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Nebraska Historical Markers100th Meridian DAR Marker -- Cozad NE

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This 100th Meridian historic marker was placed by the Daughters of the American Revolution in 1933

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/10/2014

last visited: 6/15/2004

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Nebraska Historical MarkersCentral Platte Valley

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This marker presents a summery of the history of Dawson County and the Central Platte Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/7/2007

last visited: 9/23/2015

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Nebraska Historical MarkersCentral Platte Valley

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Located in the westbound rest area of I-80 near Cozad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Nebraska

date approved: 10/11/2015

last visited: 9/24/2015

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Nebraska Historical MarkersCuster County's First Courthouse

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Custer County's First Courthouse Historical Marker

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/23/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Great Platte River Road # 111

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The trek west.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 3/23/2010

last visited: 9/23/2015

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Nebraska Historical MarkersCrossing the Overland Trail

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This marker stands by the still remaining traces of the great Overland Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/4/2007

last visited: 1/22/2014

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Great Platte River Road

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This marker, describing emigrant travel along the Platte river, stands close to still visible wagon wheel ruts.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/7/2007

last visited: 7/8/2012

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Nebraska State Grange

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The marker is about the National Grange and the 1911 reorganization of the Nebraska Grange near this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/6/2008

last visited: 3/16/2011

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Nebraska Historical MarkersBroken Bow

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A marker about a historic town with a unique name.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/6/2008

last visited: 7/13/2014

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Nebraska Historical MarkersCumro, Nebraska # 311

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Cumro Nebraska historical marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/2/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersTHE TOBIN INDIAN RAID

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Site of an Indian Raid that resulted in the deaths of railroad employees on April 29, 1868.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 11/13/2007

last visited: 11/9/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersFort McPherson Trail

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This stone marker,located along Rt. 6, is on the route of the Fort McPherson Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/30/2008

last visited: 12/23/2015

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Nebraska Historical MarkersPawnee Woman's Grave - Indianola, NE

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This historical marker about a Pawnee Woman's Grave is located in Indianola City Park in Indianola, Nebraska.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/16/2011

last visited: never

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