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Cuneiform Tablets Cuneiform Tablets
By Brigette Dugas
Buried in the archive room of the W. Dale Clark Library are over 100 Cuneiform tablets. Originally collected by Egar J. Banks, Ph.D, and pr…
Buried in the archive room of the W. Dale Clark Library are over 100 Cuneiform tablets. Originally collected by Egar J. Banks, Ph.D, and pr…
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Kingman Mural Installation Kingman Mural Installation
By Egetzschman
The Kingman mural hung for over 40 years in the lobby of The New York Times building.
The Kingman mural hung for over 40 years in the lobby of The New York Times building.
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About William Thompson & His Scalp About William Thompson & His Scalp
By Egetzschman
An item that has been part of OPL’s collection for more than 115 years is very interesting…
An item that has been part of OPL’s collection for more than 115 years is very interesting…
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William Thompson Scalp Viewing William Thompson Scalp Viewing
By Egetzschman
OPL is home to William Thompson's preserved scalp.
OPL is home to William Thompson's preserved scalp.
Archival Collection
World Stereoview Collection World Stereoview Collection
The 1,259 image world stereoview collection was given to Omaha Public Library by Charles Nelson Dietz.
The 1,259 image world stereoview collection was given to Omaha Public Library by Charles Nelson Dietz.
Archival Collection
Indian Congress Indian Congress
Less than a decade after the Indian Wars, the Indian Congress brought together over 500 Native Americans representing 35 different tribes.
Less than a decade after the Indian Wars, the Indian Congress brought together over 500 Native Americans representing 35 different tribes.
Archival Collection
Maps & Atlases Maps & Atlases
The collection includes many atlases and maps documenting the history of Nebraska and its towns and cities from 1854 to the late 1900s.
The collection includes many atlases and maps documenting the history of Nebraska and its towns and cities from 1854 to the late 1900s.
Archival Collection
Millard Town Memories Millard Town Memories
The collection includes photographs, scrapbooks, and papers documenting the town's growth and clippings about the annexation battle in 1971.
The collection includes photographs, scrapbooks, and papers documenting the town's growth and clippings about the annexation battle in 1971.
Archival Collection
Trans-Mississippi & International Exposi… Trans-Mississippi & International Exposi…
The exposition was held in Omaha from June 1 through November 1, 1898. Our collection consists primarily of the Frank Rinehart photographs.
The exposition was held in Omaha from June 1 through November 1, 1898. Our collection consists primarily of the Frank Rinehart photographs.
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Kingman Mural Ceremony Unveiling Kingman Mural Ceremony Unveiling
By Omahalibrary
Painted by Omaha native, Eugene Kingman, in 1947 it was originally displayed in the New York Times building. Now, it's being returned home t…
Painted by Omaha native, Eugene Kingman, in 1947 it was originally displayed in the New York Times building. Now, it's being returned home t…
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FRANK A. RINEHART & THE INDIAN CONGRESS FRANK A. RINEHART & THE INDIAN CONGRESS
Cowboys & Indians Magazine: FRANK A. RINEHART AND THE INDIAN CONGRESS OF 1898
Cowboys & Indians Magazine: FRANK A. RINEHART AND THE INDIAN CONGRESS OF 1898
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