April 16, 2019 by
Photography by Durham Museum Photo Archive (provided)

Examine photos of Omaha from the Trans-Mississippi Exposition of 1898, an important milestone for the history of tourism in Nebraska.Trans-Mississippi Expo, Omaha Nebraska

Trans-Mississippi Expo, Omaha Nebraska

Trans-Mississippi Expo fountains, Omaha Nebraska

Trans-Mississippi Expo, Omaha Nebraska

old photo of Trans-Mississippi Expo, Omaha

photo of fireworks, Trans-Mississippi Expo


Read about the Trans-Mississippi Expo and the early days of Nebraska tourism in the May 2019 edition of Omaha Magazine.