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History of Gering, Nebraska

History of Gering, Nebraska

the first 100 years

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Published by Curtis Media Corp. in Dallas, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Gering (Neb.)
    • Subjects:
    • Gering (Neb.) -- History.,
    • Gering (Neb.) -- Genealogy.,
    • Gering (Neb.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGering, Nebraska.
      StatementGering Centennial Committee.
      ContributionsGering Centennial Committee (Gering, Neb.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF674.G46 H57 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination576 p. :
      Number of Pages576
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2272303M
      ISBN 100881071358
      LC Control Number89161036
      OCLC/WorldCa20003932

      The history of the U.S. state of Nebraska dates back to its formation as a territory by the Kansas–Nebraska Act, passed by the United States Congress on The Nebraska Territory was settled extensively under the Homestead Act of during the s, and in was admitted to the Union as the 37th U.S. state. The Plains Indians were descendants of succeeding cultures of.   In his first book, “Pioneer Tales,” Gering Courier founder and publisher A.B. Wood gave a colorful description of one of the mail carriers — a guy named Zina Phinney.

      Museums in Gering. History Museums in Gering; Specialty Museums in Gering; Popular Gering Categories. there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected. Please choose a different date. Legacy of the Plains Museum. Gering, NE Website +1 Email. Best nearby/ TripAdvisor reviews. By Kylie Kinley, Assistant Editor. July 4, , saw the start of a three week cross-burning frenzy in the Nebraska Panhandle. The next day the Scottsbluff Star Herald reported that American independence had been celebrated “by the blazing of fiery crosses of the Ku Klux Klan at many points in the valley.” The first cross that burned on July 4, , “was a mere ‘curtain raiser.

      Nebraska Newspapers is a collaborative site developed by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and the Nebraska State Historical Society. It presents many resources relating to the State's papers such as searchable full-text of selected newspapers published in the state before and information about historically significant newspapers.   Photo by Jonathan S. Garcia. A national historic structure, the Oregon Trail Museum and Visitor Center was built in phases from - Consisting of three rooms, the museum includes the History Room - comprising of exhibits of America's westward expansion and a book and gift sales area; the William Henry Jackson Room dedicated to the display of Jackson's drawings and paintings; and .


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