“Buffalo Bill’s Nebraska” October 5, 2014 2:00 p.m.


Humanities Nebraska Speaker to Appear
Burwell – Jeff Barnes will present a program “Buffalo Bill’s Nebraska” on October 5 at 2 p.m. at the Enlisted Men’s Barracks at Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park near Elyria.
This presentation is made possible by Humanities Nebraska and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission as part of the HN Speakers Bureau.
A fifth-generation Nebraskan, Jeff Barnes is a former newspaper reporter and editor, trustee with the Nebraska State Historical Society, past chairman of the Nebraska Hall of Fame Commission, and former marketing director for the Durham Museum. He is the author of “Forts of the Northern Plains,”, “The Great Plains Guide to Custer,” and “The Great Plains Guide to Buffalo Bill.”
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Friends of Fort Hartsuff


home_houseSpring Muster

The Friends of Fort Hartsuff invite everyone to their main event to be held May 17 and May 18, 2014 with a group of Civil War reenactors holding their Spring Muster at Fort Hartsuff.
The event will be open to the public.

Check the calendar often to find family activities  and events. 

2014 Spirit of Volunteerism

LRSB 2014 Spirit of Volunteerism Award

The 2014 Loup Rivers Scenic Byway Volunteerism Spirit Award was awarded to Delores Klimek of Elyria, Nebraska.  Delores has demonstrated exemplary volunteerism work for the Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park and the Village of Elyria this past year.

Pictured on the left is Betty Carlson, President of the Loup Rivers Scenic Byway and Jeff Anderson, President of the Friends of Fort Hartsuff presenting the award to Delores Klimek at the Loup Rivers Scenic Byway regular meeting hosted by The Hub on March 4, 2014.