The Sidney-Black Hills Trail

Beginning in 1874 thousands of freight wagons and stagecoaches passed here along the Sidney-Black Hills… Read More


The site of Hemingford was first settled by Canadian immigrants in the summer of 1885. A town company… Read More

Box Butte Country

A flat-topped hill to the southeast was named Box Butte by early cowboys and travellers. This area is… Read More

Alliance Army Air Field

In the spring of 1942 the U.S. Army selected a site one mile south of here for an air field. The dry… Read More

Burlington Locomotive 719

By the mid-1880s the Sandhills had become an important cattle-raising region. The extension of the Burlington… Read More