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Official Sesquicentennial K-12 Education Project
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Crossing the Platte RiverMay 17, 1997

Name: Crossing the Platte River Going Into North Platte Nebraska

Location: North Platte, Nebraska

Some parents pulled handcarts together with their children riding inside the open box. When weather was good and the sun was not too hot, the canvass covers were removed and the children enjoyed a full view of the landscape as they rode.