Category Archives: Marker Monday

Marker Monday: Scotts Bluff Army Air Field

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers.  Location Apron Dr, Western Nebraska Regional Airport (BFF), Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 41.869937, -103.5942 Marker Text During World War II, … Continue reading

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Marker Monday: Historic Lodgepole Creek Valley

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers.  Location Interstate 80, Chappell, Deuel County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 41.093111, -102.5227 Marker Text Here is the valley of Lodgepole Creek through which … Continue reading

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Marker Monday: Burton’s Bend

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers. Location Grand Army of the Republic Hwy, Holbrook, Furnas County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 40.307402, -100.0015 Marker Text Faced with the great influx … Continue reading

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Marker Monday: Old Dodge School, World War II P.O.W. Branch Camp

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers. Location 323 W 1st St, Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 40.922698, -98.34188 Marker Text Old Dodge School served as one … Continue reading

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Marker Monday: Massacre Canyon

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers.  Location U.S. 34, Trenton, Hitchcock County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 40.206898, -100.9643 Marker Text The adjacent stone monument erected in 1930 was first … Continue reading

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Marker Monday: First Presbyterian Church of St. Paul

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers. Location 901-999 8th St, St Paul, Howard County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 41.214554, -98.45951 Marker Text The congregation was organized in 1879, eight … Continue reading

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Marker Monday: The University of Nebraska

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers.  Location Stadium Dr, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 40.818317, -96.70536 Marker Text Chartered as a Land-Grant institution by … Continue reading

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Marker Monday: First Site of Bethel Lutheran Church and Cemetery, June 1879

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers. Location Rural R Rd, Holdrege, Phelps County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 40.447361, -99.30399 Marker Text Thirty Swedish settlers in Harlan and Phelps counties … Continue reading

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Marker Monday: Antioch Potash Boom-Town

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers. Location Rural Nebraska 2, Ellsworth, Sheridan County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 42.069229, -102.5949 Marker Text For a few years, the Antioch vicinity was … Continue reading

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Marker Monday: Village of Harrison

Welcome to Marker Monday! Each Monday we will feature one of Nebraska’s hundreds of historical markers.  Location 260-410 5th St, Harrison, Sioux County, Nebraska View this marker’s location 42.691228, -103.8810 Marker Text A railroad camp named Summit (elev. 4876 ft.) … Continue reading

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