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Posted on: October 4, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Brown Bag History Series - “Wheel Towns: The History of Bicycling in the Platte Valley, 1880-1920”

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Kearney Public Library and UNK-History Department welcome you to the history brown bag lunch series Wednesday, October 6 from noon-1:00 pm. Dr. Nathan Tye will present “Wheel Towns: The History of Bicycling in the Platte Valley, 1880-1920”.

Dr. Nathan Tye is an assistant professor of history at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, where he specializes in the history of Nebraska and the American West, and teaches courses on Nebraska, Midwestern, public and digital history. Tye received his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. 

Mark your calendars for this ongoing series on November 3 with Broc Anderson from Buffalo County Historical Society and December 1 with Autumn Langemeier from the University of Nebraska – Kearney.

This program is free and open to the public so bring your lunch and learn! This collaborative program is presented by UNK-History Department, and the Kearney Public Library. 

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