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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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Image for 1882 "Old Glory Blowout" -- Lincoln County Courthouse, North Platte NEview gallery

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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 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 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 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 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 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 MarkersFort McPherson # 14

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Fort McPherson

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location: Nebraska

date approved: 3/23/2010

last visited: never

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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 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 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 MarkersCourt House Rock, Chimney Rock and Scott's Bluffs

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This marker tells of landmarks that travelers, both historical and present day, will encounter along the Platte River road farther west.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/3/2007

last visited: 7/12/2017

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Nebraska Historical MarkersOgallala and the Platte Valley

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This marker is about the Overland Trail, the Platte Valley and the cowtown days of nearby Ogallala, Nebraska's Cowboy Capital,

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/3/2007

last visited: 7/5/2017

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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 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 Texas Trail # 128

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Road side marker

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/23/2008

last visited: 2/8/2013

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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 MarkersThe Great Platte River Road - Ogallala, Nebraska

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This series of markers called the "Historic Walk of Fame," are located throughout the city. A brochure that can be obtained at the visitors center on Spruce Street will give the visitor a nice tour of the markers and the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/11/2010

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersHighway 26 & 92 - Ogallala, Nebraska

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This series of markers called the "Historic Walk of Fame," are located throughout the city. A brochure that can be obtained at the visitors center on Spruce Street will give the visitor a nice tour of the markers and the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/11/2010

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersEnd of the Texas Trail - Ogallala, Nebraska

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This series of markers called the "Historic Walk of Fame," are located throughout the city. A brochure that can be obtained at the visitors center on Spruce Street will give the visitor a nice tour of the markers and the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/11/2010

last visited: 1/12/2013

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Pony Express - Ogallala, Nebraska

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This series of markers called the "Historic Walk of Fame," are located throughout the city. A brochure that can be obtained at the visitors center on Spruce Street will give the visitor a nice tour of the markers and the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/11/2010

last visited: 9/18/2014

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