A Trek to "The Spade"

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Exhibits Available for Travel

The Anglo-American Cattle Company

Name of Institution Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center
   
Running Feet/Space needed Can Vary
  Standard Exhibit – 15 running feet; 7 pieces, various sizes
   
Special Requirements None
   
Description The Anglo-American Cattle Company in what is now Oelrichs, South Dakota, was the first British financed cattle operation in the West. This exhibit, through text and images, tells the story of the development of this business venture.
   
Costs: Nebraska None
  Inside of Nebraska None
  Out of state (within 2 hours of Chadron) $50
  Outside of Nebraska (further than 2 hours from Chadron) $150 plus outbound shipping
     
Contact: 308-432-6401

Of Cows and Quilts: The Story of Grace Snyder McCance

 

Name of Institution Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center
   
Running Feet/Space needed Can Vary
  Standard Exhibit – 30 running fee; 13 framed pieces, various sizes
   
Special Requirements None
   
Description The exhibit tells the story of Grace Snyder McCance (1882-1982) a world-renowned quilter. The exhibit follows her story from the child of a homesteader, to ranch wife, to one of the best known quilters in the United States. Special emphasis in this exhibit is given to the Flower Basket Petit Point quilt she made in 1943. NOTE: Quilts do not travel with this exhibition.
   
Costs: Nebraska None
  Inside of Nebraska None
  Out of state (within 2 hours of Chadron) $50
  Outside of Nebraska (further than 2 hours from Chadron) $150 plus outbound shipping
     
Contact Person: 308-432-6401