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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 MarkersNorth Branch Oregon Trail

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Memorial to Early Pioneers by Platte County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/29/2008

last visited: 4/26/2008

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Nebraska Historical MarkersArcadia Congregational Church # 442

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Marker for the oldest church on Main street.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/28/2009

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersAndrew Jackson Higgins (1886-1952)

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Andrew Jackson Higgins, designer and manufacturer of World War 11 landing craft known as "Higgins boats," was born August 28, 1886, at Columbus, Nebraska.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/2/2008

last visited: 4/28/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersAGRICULTURAL PARK

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On June 3, 1941. On that date, a non-profit organization was formed for the purpose of "encouraging improvement in all things pertaining to agriculture, industry, merchandising, domestic science and good citizenship in Platte County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/29/2008

last visited: 4/25/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersARCADIA CENTENNIAL, 1885-1985

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State Historical Marker about the town of Arcadia's Centennial.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Biker Ozzy

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/18/2008

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 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 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 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 MarkersLone Tree

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This marker tells of an early landmark for pioneer travelers.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 8/30/2012

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Nebraska Historical Markers1880 Westerville 1980

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Custer County's 1st town is Westerville commemorating the 1980 centennial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 8/15/2006

last visited: 2/28/2006

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Nebraska Historical MarkersOsceola and the Early Pioneers - Osceola, NE

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An historical marker titled Osceola and the Early Pioneers is located on US Hwy 81 & Nebraska Hwy 92 on the east end of Osceola in Polk County, Nebraska.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Nebraska

date approved: 12/1/2011

last visited: never

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Nebraska Historical MarkersSHINN'S FERRY

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Moses Shinn and his son Dick began operating Shinn's Ferry across the Platte in 1859.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/29/2008

last visited: 2/1/2008

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Nebraska Historical MarkersButler County - Savannah - Shinn's Ferry

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Site of the original county seat of Butler County and Shinn's Ferry across the Platte River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Nebraska

date approved: 5/29/2008

last visited: 2/1/2008

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Nebraska Historical MarkersSite of the Lone Tree - Merrick County marker

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A tree-shaped monument placed by Merrick County at the site of the Lone tree.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 11/19/2007

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Nebraska Historical MarkersAnsley

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A marker relating the history of Ansley,Nebraska

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 4/1/2007

last visited: 3/27/2007

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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 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 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 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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