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Catalog Number RG4347.PH
Object Name Collection, Photograph
Collection Name RG4347 Fort Atkinson (Neb.) Collection
Title Fort Atkinson (Neb.) Collection
Description 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
Subjects Archaeology
Excavations (Archaeology)
Archaeological sites
Archaeology and history
Monuments
Celebrations
Parades and processions
Costume
Buttons
Coins
Tobacco-pipes
Parade floats
Military records
Records
Forts and fortifications
Military facilities
Military life
Military law
Treaties
Libraries
Agriculture
Transportation
Frontier and pioneer life
Women
Search Terms Washington County (Neb.)