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By Knight Museum Board & Partners

as soon as heralded because the "Queen urban of the Plains,"
Alliance, Nebraska originated as an easy railroad
junction known as Grand Lake. based on precise pioneer
spirit in 1887, Alliance has grown from a farm and ranch
community right into a significant retail middle for field Butte County.
The Knight Museum showcases over 2 hundred photographs during this new
book, depicting the background and development of Alliance in the course of its
113-year history.
Although there are various nameless threads that make
up the social textile of Alliance, readers will realize the
more universal faces of the Newberry kin, Dr. Frank Knight,
Miss Susan Frazier, and omit Katherine Schill. whereas some
landmarks are long past without end, similar to the depot and the Coors
Building, many undying pictures stay to lead the
reader down the most road of Alliance's wealthy background. From
the classic picture of the county courthouse to the beauty
of western Nebraska's greatest park process, readers gets a
glimpse of the pioneering spirit that remains so abundant.

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