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Omaha’s History, Part 2

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Aug. 23rd, 2016 – In 1898 the people of Nebraska and the citizens of 23 other states and territories wanted to show the world that the West wasn’t a hick backwater any more. They put together the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha, covering 180 acres with over 4,000 displays. This is a model of […]

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