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1862-2012

This past week I had the opportunity to talk with Jerry Johnston (NET Radio) about the historic significance of the year 1862, now 150 years later. We talked about the Pacific Railroad Act, the Homestead Act, and the Morrill Land … Continue reading

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First History Harvest Held–railroad materials gathered and digitized

On May 15, 2010 dozens of railroad history fans gathered at NET in Lincoln, Nebraska, to share their unique materials. Old maps, letters, photographs, and diaries were digitized at the event and will soon be up on Railroads and the … Continue reading

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History Harvest for railroad history, May 15, 2010 at NET

The idea behind the History Harvest is to share Nebraska’s history. The first event will be launched at NET in May. This will be an open event for the public. Bring your old railroad history and contribute to a public … Continue reading

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