New Exhibit:
First Peoples of the Plains: Traditions of Land & Sky
Celebrate Native American cultures of the past and present by exploring their enduring traditions on the Great Plains. Along with the exhibit, see striking portraits of Native American children in traditional regalia by award-winning photographer Don Doll, S.J. More »

Luella Buros Collection

An extensive collection of ethnographic material, including travel records and thousands of slides from thirty years of world travel to at least four continents. More »

The Andersen Collection

An online exhibit featuring a sampling of artifacts, catalogs, notebooks, photos, maps and letters collected by Perry Andersen, his wife Pauline and their son Harold V. Andersen. Explore »

Excavations at
Sherman Reservoir

Visit a 10-week excavation project at a small prehistoric hamlet on Sherman Reservoir near Loup City, Nebraska. More »


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