|Object Name||Collection, Photograph|
|Collection Name||RG4347 Fort Atkinson (Neb.) Collection|
|Title||Fort Atkinson (Neb.) Collection|
Fort Atkinson operated from 1819-1827 in what is now Washington County, Nebraska. This collection includes photographs related to original records, archeological excavations, and a centennial celebration for the Fort.
This collection consists of photographic prints and negatives related to original records, archeological excavations, and a centennial celebration for Fort Atkinson. The photographs of the record books show their binding, as well as excerpts of information. Photographs related to archeological excavations show the process of excavation and some of the recovered artifacts. There are also images showing the Fort's layout. Photographs of the 1919 centennial celebration include costumed reenactments, statues, and parade scenes.
|Date||1820s; 1919; 1960s|
|Place||USA: Nebraska (Washington) Fort Atkinson|
Archaeology and history
Parades and processions
Forts and fortifications
Frontier and pioneer life
Washington County (Neb.)