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Brown Bag History Series (Adult)

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You are invited to the continuing "Brown Bag" series, hosted by the library, in partnership with the UNK History Department. Presenters will focus on a different historical topic in each session. Feel free to bring your lunch with you. Snacks and beverages are provided.

  • October: Dr. Nathan Tye (UNK) will present on "Wheel Towns: The History of Bicycling in the Platte Valley, 1880–1920
  • November: Broc Anderson (BCHS/UNK) will present on "Nebraska Border Towns to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation Before and After the Wounded Knee Massacre"
  • December: Autumn Langemeier (UNK) will present
  • January: April White (Frank Museum) will present
  • February: Dr. Carol Lilly (UNK) will present on "Death and Cemeteries"
  • March: Vickie Schaepler (Japanese Hall Museum) will present on "Japanese-Americans in Nebraska"
  • April: Dr. Catherine Biba (Hastings College) will present on "Atomic Spinsters"
  • May: Dr. Will Stoutamire (UNK) will present on "Museums & Southwest Archeology Topics"

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