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Omaha in Douglas County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The Road to Omaha

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
1. The Road to Omaha Marker
Inscription.

Presented by
College World Series of Omaha, Inc.
to the City of Omaha
June 7, 1999
In Celebration of 50 Years of NCAA
Division I Baseball Championship Games
in Omaha
John Lajba, Sculptor

Moved from its Original Location
At Omaha’s Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium
———————
Rededicated at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha
To Continue the Great Traditions
Of the College World Series
June 15, 2011

 
Erected 2011 by College World Series of Omaha, Inc. and City of Omaha.
 
Location. 41° 16.062′ N, 95° 55.963′ W. Marker is in Omaha, Nebraska, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of Cuming Street and 13th Street, on the right when traveling east on Cuming Street. Click for map. Monument is at the entrance to TD Ameritrade Park. Marker is in this post office area: Omaha NE 68102, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Union Pacific's Omaha Shops (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); endeavor to make yourself acquainted...with...the nations (approx. half a mile away); Nature exerted herself to butify the Senery
The Road to Omaha Rededication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
2. The Road to Omaha Rededication Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Preserving Our Heritage (approx. half a mile away); People, Places, and Stories (approx. half a mile away); Capt. Lewis...will...give us accounts of new things only (approx. half a mile away); the Council was held (approx. half a mile away); A River of Hope (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Omaha.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of the College World Series. (Submitted on July 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Rosenblatt Stadium. (Submitted on July 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Demolition of Rosenblatt Stadium Begins. (Submitted on July 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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The Road to Omaha Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
3. The Road to Omaha Monument
The Road to Omaha Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
4. The Road to Omaha Monument
The Road to Omaha Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
5. The Road to Omaha Sculpture
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 304 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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