Archive: History

Jerome “Rome” E. Gordon ca. 1877-1948
Baxter Family Generation 1

The Gordon Brothers If there was a beginning to what we might consider the “arts”…

Ross Family

Jeanne for instance. A graduate of Grinnell College and KSC, Jeanne was NTV’s host and…

Categories: Education, History, Music Tags: Star Family
from Kearney native Candi Imming
Locally Grown

Before our series celebrating Kearney’s Sesquicentennial, Kearney Creates had already given some attention to Jon…

Kaufman Wernert & Swans Furniture
Get your goldfish here!

Kaufmann-Wernert offered many items for the serious Kearney shopper, including a variety of small animals.…

People: Candace Imming Categories: Art, History
Candace Imming

Born and raised in Kearney for 22 years, I moved east to explore and experience…

People: Candace Imming Categories: Art, Education, History Tags: locally grown
John Reddy Local Grocery in Kearney NE
Candi’s Kearney Impressions

Reddy’s Grocery Store John Reddy owned and operated a neighborhood grocery store on 4th Avenue…

People: Candace Imming Categories: Art, History, Map, Stories Tags: Harmon Park
Butcher Solomon Baseball Team At Kearney Industrial School, 1914, Kearney, Nebraska
Solomon Butcher

Solomon Butcher is the most famous photographer to live and work in Kearney, known nationally…

Categories: History, Photography
Egan Kieren

He was born in 1942 in Clonmel, Ireland, and was raised and educated in England. After…

People: Egan Kieren Categories: Education, History