Near Gothenburg in Custer County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected 2017 by Custer County Historical Society; People of the Etna Community; and Nebraska State Historical Society. (Marker Number 530.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Nebraska State Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1885.
Location. 41° 8.436′ N, 100° 11.347′ W. Marker is near Gothenburg, Nebraska, in Custer County. Marker is on Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gothenburg NE 69138, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Swedish Crosses Cemetery (approx. 11.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Etna, Nebraska (Wikipedia). Etna (formerly Etha) is an unincorporated community in Custer County, Nebraska. Etna no longer exists, a simple roadside marker indicates the location of the former town. The school survived until 1966, but most other establishments (general store, post office, etc.) closed in 1931. (Submitted on September 14, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 115 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 13, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.