Located in southeast Nebraska, Pawnee County was established in the 1850s. This collection relates to its communities, people, and landscapes.
This collection consists of photographic prints and negatives, ca.1894-1973 and undated; mostly 1900s-1910s. Photographs show street scenes and buildings, such as stores, schools, depots, libraries, and churches in the communities of Pawnee County. Also included are photographs of the airplane "Red Bird" and its builders in Dubois. Images of local scenery include Horseshow Lake and rock formations near Table Rock.