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These famous people were born in Nebraska. Grace Abbott (1878 – 1939) Social reformer that helped to write the Social Security Act. Born in Grand Island, NE (340) Grover Cleveland Alexander (1887 – 1950) One of the greatest pitchers in …

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Crane Trust Nature & Visitor Center


Situated right in the middle of Nebraska, along the Platte River and I80 sits the Crane Trust Nature & Visitor Center. The existence of the center is to maintain and protect the physical, hydrological, and biological integrity of the Big …

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Meet our Administrator


We welcome you to nebraskabackroads.com. As administrator of this website, I would like to take a few moments and introduce myself. John Rains of Columbus, NE Born in Aurora, raised in Columbus. Lifetime resident of Nebraska. Attended Columbus Elementary, Middle …

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We are now on facebook! Follow the link and “Please” click like. It helps. Thank you.

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Welcome to Nebraska


Nebraska is one of those places that when you fly over, you see cornfields and crop circles for the most part, or you drive East to West on I-80 and you see miles of corn, Grain Elevators in small towns …

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