Nebraska City Historical Society Special Presentation
Jan
24
7:00 PM19:00

Nebraska City Historical Society Special Presentation

Entrenched with the Rattlers: Colonel William Hayward, the Old 15th, and the First World War presented by Dean Shissler covers the life and career of Nebraska City native William Hayward, his involvement in the African American regiment movement in New York, and his command of one of the most famous regiments of the war, Harlem’s Hellfighters.

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Kregel Museum Fall Speaker Series - Jody Lamp
Nov
24
7:00 PM19:00

Kregel Museum Fall Speaker Series - Jody Lamp

Jody Lamp honors Nebraska’s agricultural history with stories of the spaces, places, inventions, commodities, events, and people that made Nebraska one of the top agricultural states in the nation and gave rise to such slogans as “The Beef State” and “The Cornhusker State.” Lamp will enlighten and entertain with important and little know stories like the history of the Grand Island Horse and Mule Barn Markets.

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Sunday with a Soldier
Oct
14
10:00 AM10:00

Sunday with a Soldier

  • Missouri River Basin Lewis & Clark Visitor Center (map)
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Come enjoy a free expedition with our soldiers! They will be giving demonstrations and interpretations of various exhibits around the Lewis & Clark Visitors Center. Kids can dress up in look-alike uniforms. Great photo opportunities. The Living History Corps provides free demonstrations every second Sunday during the spring and summer months.

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Bits of History
Sep
22
to Sep 23

Bits of History

  • Wildwood Historic Center (map)
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All Applejack Festival weekend Wildwood Historic Center is featuring Bits of History, exhibits throughout the house displaying the collections of members of J. Sterling Morton Questers #1021.

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Lewis & Clark Reunion #11
Sep
22
to Sep 23

Lewis & Clark Reunion #11

  • Missouri River Basin Lewis & Clark Interpretive Visitor Center (map)
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Saturday's Events 10am-4pm     Living History Corps Re-enactors on duty 10am-4pm     River Navigation by Butch “Mr. Keelboat” Bouvier 10am-4pm     Hides and Pelts Interactive  by Shirley Enos 10am-4pm     Earth Lodge Interpretation by Mary Langhorst 10am-4pm     Wood Tool Carving by Ty Thornock 10am-12pm   “Colter’s West Wind” Discussion and book signing by Chris Hodges   Special Opportunity!!!    3:00 pm    “Lewis & Clark Day by Day” book signing by Gary Moulton, renowned Lewis & Clark author   We will not be charging admission…

Sunday's Events 10am-4pm     Living History Corps Re-enactors on duty 10am-4pm     River Navigation by Butch “Mr. Keelboat” Bouvier 10am-4pm     Hides and Pelts Interactive  by Shirley Enos 10am-4pm     Earth Lodge Interpretation by Mary Langhorst 10am-12pm   “Colter’s West Wind” Discussion and book signing by Chris Hodges   We will not be charging admission to the building in celebration of our reunion.

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H.L. Hunley Traveling Exhibition
Sep
21
to Sep 23

H.L. Hunley Traveling Exhibition

  • Civil War Veterans Museum (map)
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Civil War Veterans Museum will be hosting the H.L. Hunley Traveling Exhibition from September 21st - 23rd. This entertaining and educational exhibit features a full-scale replica of the Civil War era submarine CSS H.L. Hunley, the world's first successful combat submarine, along with many other interesting displays.

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