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"Buffalo Bill" Cody Marker (<i>tall view</i>) image, Touch for more information
By Cosmos Mariner, August 1, 2013
"Buffalo Bill" Cody Marker (tall view)
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — "Buffalo Bill" Cody
• Born Feb. 26, 1846 near Le Claire, Iowa • Pony Express rider in 1860 • Union Army Scout in 1861 • Scout for 5th Cavalry in 1868 • Chief of Scouts against the Sioux 1890 • Stage driver between Ft. Kearney & No Platte Nebr 1865 • Called . . . — Map (db m130199) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — 100th MeridianGeological Astronomic Survey
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Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — 1887 Horse BarnBuffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
The Barn, built in 1887, is 148 feet long, 70 wide, 40 feet high. It required seven railroad cars of lumber for construction. The original rafter ends under the eaves were shaped as gun stocks. Annie Oakley's trademark, the Ace of Hearts with a . . . — Map (db m125057) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — 20th Century Veterans Memorial
The idea for the 20th Century Veterans’ Memorial was conceived by Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) Don C. Craig US Army (Infantry) World War II and Robert R. Hinde, Jr. Sergeant US Marine Corp World War II.

The Architectural talents of Robert R. Hinde, . . . — Map (db m92532) WM

Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — Cody-North CabinBuffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Cody, Frank and Luther North were for a time partners in a ranch located along the Dismal River in Nebraska. This cabin was their headquarters. The cabin was moved from its original location to the Bratt Ranch in 1882. Nate Trego later . . . — Map (db m125054) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — Lincoln County CourthouseNorth Platte, Nebraska
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior — Map (db m125082) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — Old Glory Blowout
In commemoration of the ”Old Glory Blowout” July 4, 1882 This event held in Lincoln County Nebraska, was the manifestation of a dream that became a reality as the: ”Buffalo Bill’s Wild West” and was . . . — Map (db m125081) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — Pony Express Cold Springs Station
(side 1) Dedicated June 15, 2002 Cold Springs added station Jul. 1, 1861 – Nov. 20, 1861 Located 1600’ south by Lincoln County James Stretesky Nebraskaland Days, Inc. Nebraskaland National Bank North . . . — Map (db m125063) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — 232 — Scout's RestBuffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
William Frederick Cody (1846-1917), known to the world a "Buffalo Bill," was the most noted Nebraskan of his day. The Many national and European tours of his various "Wild West" exhibitions made him the living symbol of the American West.

Cody . . . — Map (db m125056) HM

Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — Scout's Rest RanchBuffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
Built in 1886 at a cost of $3,900.00 Cody left planning of the house to his sister, Julia Goodman. Patrick Walsh was contracted to build the two-story, nine room house, with its numerous closets and pantries. The house is in second Empire Style with . . . — Map (db m125059) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — 89 — Sioux Lookout
Sioux Lookout, the highest point in Lincoln County, was a prominent landmark on the overland trails. From its lofty summit the development of the West unfolded before the eyes of the Sioux and other Indians. Trappers and traders came by here . . . — Map (db m107393) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — Spring HouseBuffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
This building was a cellar used to keep fruits, vegetables, milk, etc… cool during the summer. A natural spring kept fresh, cool water in the cement tub located inside. At Cody's time there were steel racks inside that they stored food items on. . . . — Map (db m125058) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — Statue of Liberty ReplicaLincoln County Courthouse, North Platte, Nebraska
With the faith and courage of their forefathers who made possible the freedom of these United States The Boy Scouts of America dedicate this copy of the Statue of Liberty as a pledge of everlasting fidelity and loyalty The Crusade . . . — Map (db m125079) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), North Platte — United States POW-MIA History
The scourge of every war has been service personnel that are missing in action or have not been accounted for as prisoners of war, and sadly, there is no definite closure for the loved ones, friends and comrades in arms of those for whom there has . . . — Map (db m107399) HM

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