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Crazy Horse

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Red Cloud

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Ingleside Hospital for the Insane

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Reverend Gage

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The Kansas-Nebraska Act

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The Conflict of 1867

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Father Flanagan


Union Stockyards

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Meyer v Nebraska

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Crystal Lake

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Nebraska in the Civil War

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The Omaha Star

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Nellie Bly

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Greek Town Riots

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Mari Sandoz


Urban League of Nebraska

Buffalo Bill

Prohibition in NE


Russell, Majors, Wadell Freighting


Stephen Nuckolls


The Martin Brothers

Mathew Oliver Rickets

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The Cheyenne Outbreak


Thomas Tibbles

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1884 Ranchers and Farmers

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John O'Neill

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Joseph La Flesche

Johnny Hopp


The Treaty of Fort Laramie

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Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery

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Buffalo Soldiers

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Bartlett Richards


Wounded Knee

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Susan La Flesche Picotte

Fentanyl Execution - Nebraska's Pioneering Use of Drug-Based Execution

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Ada Patterson - Breaking Barriers in Journalism

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Ada Bittenbender - First Female Attorney in Nebraska

Angel DeCora - Breaking Barriers in Mainstream Recognition of Native American Art and Culture

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Constance Claussen - Breaking Barriers in Women's College Athletics

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Bob Pickens - Breaking the Color Barrier

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Claire Owens - Breaking Barriers for the Blind

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The Homestead Act - Breaking Barriers on the American Frontier

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Rheta Childe Dorr - Breaking Barriers in Journalism and Women's Rights

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Hazel Abel - The First Female Senator to Succeed a Female Senator

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The Kinkaid Act - Breaking Barriers on the American Frontier

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The Pony Express - Breaking Barriers in Communication

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The SAFER Barrier - Breaking Barriers in Motor Racing Safety

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The Transcontinental Railroad - Breaking Barriers in Transportation

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Frederic Clements - Breaking Barriers in Ecology

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Olga Stastny - The First Female Physician of Czech Descent in Nebraska

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Lillian St. Cyr - The First Native American Movie Star

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The 1986 Nebraska Gubernatorial Election - The First Gubernatorial Race between Two Female Candidates

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J. Sterling Morton - The Founder of Arbor Day

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Clara Colby - The First Woman to Publish her own Women's Daily Newspaper

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Standing Bear - Breaking Barriers for Native American Rights

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Kay Orr - Nebraska's First Female Governor

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Lincoln, NE  68504

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