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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 MarkersJapanese Balloon Bombs - between Ellsworth and Gordon, NE

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Historical Marker on State Highway 27 between Ellsworth and Gordon

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Jynjur

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/20/2016

last visited: 6/24/2021

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Nebraska Historical MarkersSpade Ranch

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The marker tells of ranching activity in the area and the ranchers conflicts with homestead law.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/31/2008

last visited: 1/31/2009

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Nebraska Historical MarkersANTIOCH: POTASH BOOM-TOWN

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Historical Marker near Antioch

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/18/2008

last visited: 7/5/2016

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Nebraska Historical MarkersAlliance Army Airfield

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The marker is near the site of a large World War airbase.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/30/2008

last visited: 7/5/2016

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Nebraska Historical MarkersBox Butte Country # 146

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Marker about Box Butte.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/2/2009

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersCAMP SHERIDAN AND SPOTTED TAIL AGENCY

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Named for Brule Sioux Chief Spotted Tail, the agency was built in 1874 to supply treaty payments, including food, clothing, weapons, and utensils, under the terms of the 1868 Fort Laramie Treaty.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/30/2008

last visited: 1/30/2009

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Nebraska Historical MarkersOpening of the Sandhills

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The Sandhills is the heart of Nebraska's cattle country and was opened in the 1870s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/11/2008

last visited: 1/30/2009

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Nebraska Historical MarkersHemingford

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Historical marker commemorating the history of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member rilekyle

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/4/2014

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersCHADRON STATE PARK

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Chadron State Park was established by a legislative act approved April 25, 1921.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/29/2008

last visited: 1/16/2014

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Nebraska Historical MarkersChadron Creek Trading Post

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Historical marker commemorating fur trading post in the Chadron Creek area.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/24/2007

last visited: 6/1/2019

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Nebraska Historical MarkersBORDEAUX TRADING POST

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From about 1846 until 1872, an Indian "trading house" occupied a site near here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/30/2008

last visited: 8/18/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Sidney-Black Hills Trail

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This marker stands along the route of a major freight wagon stagecoach trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/30/2008

last visited: 1/19/2014

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Nebraska Historical MarkersMill Camp Cabin

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This signboard is by a pioneer log cabin now located on the north edge of Arthur, NE.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/11/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersNARCISSA WHITMAN

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In 1836 Narcissa Whitman and Eliza Spalding, following the north side of the Platte on horseback, became the first white women to cross the American continent.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/13/2008

last visited: 8/22/2005

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Mormon Pioneer Trail/The Rapture of Spring -- nr Broadwater NE

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A dual Mormon Pioneer Trail historic marker in a pull-out along the US 26

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/6/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Nebraska Historical MarkersTHE FIRST CHURCH IN CHADRON

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Marker at the Congregational Church of Chadron.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/19/2008

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersThe Fort Pierre ~ Fort Laramie Trail # 304

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Marker for an old trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/26/2009

last visited: 7/21/2013

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Nebraska Historical Markers385 Gold Rush Byway Historical Marker

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Historical marker with information about the Black Hills gold rush and the trail used to access the fields from Sidney to the Blackhills, located north of Chadron on US Highway 385.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/24/2007

last visited: 8/19/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersGuiding Landmarks -- US 26 W of Broadwater NE

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A Mormon Pioneer Trail historic marker on the US 26 west of Broadwater NE

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Nebraska

date approved: 2/6/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Nebraska Historical MarkersTHE SIDNEY - BLACK HILLS TRAIL

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Heavily traveled stage and freight route between Sidney, NE and the Black Hills during 1876 to 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/31/2008

last visited: 11/10/2019

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Nebraska Historical MarkersAmanda Lamme

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Historical marker commemorating the perils facing pioneers along the wagon trails. Marker is located along US 385 south of Brigdeport.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/20/2007

last visited: 6/19/2016

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Nebraska Historical MarkersNo. 79 - Mormon Pioneer Camp

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Historical marker located north of Bridgeport along US 385 commemorating a camp along the Mormon Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/20/2007

last visited: 6/19/2016

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Nebraska Historical MarkersBridgeport, Nebraska - "Trail City, USA"

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Nebraska historical marker commemorating Bridgeport and the many wagon trails which passed through the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/20/2007

last visited: 11/9/2019

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Nebraska Historical MarkersJOHN HOLLMAN GRAVE

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Only seven identifiable graves remain of an estimated at least 20,000 persons died on the overland trail. This averages ten graves per mile over the 2,000 mile trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/13/2008

last visited: 8/28/2009

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Nebraska Historical MarkersMonument to Pioneers - Garden County, NE

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Monument to Pioneers erected in 1931 By Garden County, NE

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/13/2008

last visited: 8/31/2007

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