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By LuAnn Schindler

Back to basics

School museum teaches lessons from long ago


September 26, 2019

Jenna Hemenway

If the walls of Antelope County District 70 schoolhouse could talk, visitors would hear tales of stubborn winter storms, older students assisting younger children drill times tables and plenty of practices for all-school holiday shows.

Now, visitors will discover new stories about the one-room schoolhouse, located at 407 L Street, part of the Antelope County Museum Complex.

The school project, spearheaded by former educator Gloria Christiansen, of Neligh, was dedicated Sept. 22, after more than two years of fundraising, grit and determination.

Assisting with the efforts were sub-committee m...

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