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2015-16: The Way We Worked

The Way We Worked explores the evolution of a workforce shaped by American dreams of equality and freedom. Drawing from rare archival images from the Smithsonian archives, compelling videos and fascinating interviews, this exhibition focused on rediscovering the strength and spirit of American workers. 

In 2015-16, The Way We Worked toured these Nebraska communities: 

Gering
September 16 - October 16, 2015
Legacy of the Plains Museum

Aurora
October 27 - November 25, 2015
Plainsman Museum

Bellevue
December 9, 2015 - January 7, 2016
Sarpy County Museum

Norfolk
January 20 - February 18, 2016
Elkhorn Valley Museum

Hastings
March 2 - April 1, 2016
Hastings Museum

North Platte
April 11 - May 13, 2016
Golden Spike Tower & Visitor Center

Columbus
May 27 - June 26, 2016
Platte County Museum

 

Humanities Nebraska programming is made possible by:

and generous individuals, foundations, and businesses across Nebraska.