Nebraska Pioneer Life

  • Bordeaux Trading Post

    Bordeaux Trading Post

    From about 1857 to 1876, an Indian "trading post"

  • Garlock Cabin

    Garlock Cabin

    In early 2001, the North Platte Valley Museum embarked on an ambitious project to move part of a 113 year-old cabin from it's original "home"

  • Mitchell Pass

    Mitchell Pass

    Following the opening or rediscovery of the Platte River route to the west by the fur traders and mountain men of the 1820's and 1830'

  • Old Johnson County Jail

    Old Johnson County Jail

    The historic Johnson County jail was constructed in 1872 of native limestone. The huge blocks for the jail proper were secured from a quarry on Yankee Creek, 4 1/2

  • Log Cabin

    Log Cabin

    In 1882