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Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer

Grand Island, Nebraska’s, Stuhr Museum Edgar and Frances Reynolds Research Library and Archives, is a great place to explore this year’s theme Taking a Stand in History for all levels of researchers.


The Department’s collection contains materials relating to the history of Hall County and Central Nebraska from the 1840s until 1930. A partial list of resources include:

  • Books – period and contemporary

  • Federal and State Record

  • Hall County newspapers on microfilm

  • City directories and telephone books

  • Maps, atlases, and plat books

  • Photographs, postcards, scrapbooks, and albums

  • Oral history tapes and transcripts

  • Research files for Hall County families and businesses

  • Cemetery records and plot maps

  • Genealogical information for Hall County

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Kari Stofer

(308) 385-5316 ext. 241

Hours of Operation:

Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

By appointment only

Please contact at least 24 hours in advance to be sure a staff member is available.



September 3-May 1

Students: $4

Seniors: $5

Adults: $6

Admission is free for researchers, but some research fees may apply.


3133 W US Highway 34

Grand Island, NE 68801

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