Nearly 1 million records of homestead final certificates have been digitalized and posted online at Homestead National Monument of America, the National Archives, and the FamilySearch Family History Centers.
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Enjoy a Midwinter with the Scots on Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Homestead National Monument of America Education Center. The event will feature bagpiping, stories, singing and tea to get you in the holiday spirit.
Homestead National Monument of America is getting into the holiday spirit with displays that celebrate the cultures and ethnic traditions of people who came to places like Nebraska to file homestead claims and become landowning citizens of the United States.
Homestead National Monument Of America Speaker To Discuss Harvesting Foods And Medicines In The Dakota Tradition
In honor of National American Indian Heritage Month, Homestead National Monument of America will be hosting Jerome Kills Small on Sunday, November 13, at Homestead’s Education Center. Kills Small will give a presentation describing medicinal plants and foods that can be found growing on the Great Plains, in the Missouri River valley, and in the Rocky Mountains.
If you're planning to visit Homestead National Monument of America in Nebraska, you just might want to download a new mobile phone that helps you uncover, and understand, the wonders of the monument.
After traveling 1,975 miles across seven states as part of the American Solar Challenge, it all ends for college teams from across the world with a checkered flag at Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota on Saturday, August 6.
Growing up, duct tape came in one color: grey. But with the advent of duct tape in a veritable rainbow of colors, artists are taking tape in hand and creating masterpieces. One of those masterpieces, of Badlands National Park, will be on display through May at Homestead National Monument of America.
Our only previous visit to Homestead National Monument of America in Nebraska occurred nearly four decades ago while headed east to Indiana from Lassen Volcanic National Park in northern California. Driving on U.S. 36 that spans northern Kansas, we made a spur-of-the-moment decision to take a short detour north into southern Nebraska and visit Homestead National Monument, a NPS area that would be a new park unit for us.
How effective an unmanned drone can be in helping firefighters on wildland blazes will be tested at Homestead National Monument of America during a prescribed burn there.
Spinners of yarns and leg pullers will be in force at Homestead National Monument of America in Nebraska later this month as the monument hosts the Heartland Storytelling Festival.