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Welcome to Oshkosh, Nebraska

Unofficial Goose Capital of Nebraska

Oshkosh B'Goose - Oshkosh Nebraska Mascot

Oshkosh B'Goose, official mascot of Oshkosh, Nebraska.
Copyright Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce 1999. Used with permission.


This web site if very out of date.


For information on Oshkosh, Lisco, Lewellen, and all Garden County, Nebraska, please visit GardenCoNe.com

IT'S FAIR TIME IN GARDEN COUNTY!!


Don't miss out on all the fun!
Cows at the Fair Garden County Fair Schedule
Open Class Entry Catalogue and Premium List
More Fair information.
Pictures from this years fair!
Pictures from this years parade!
Cows at the Fair

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Calendar - Oshkosh Community Calendar

news columnColumns - Tips, Tidbits, Interviews, Reviews, the local area (working again)

Oshkosh yellow pagesOshkosh Businesses: - Phone numbers and addresses.

     farm picture for local links Local Links - People, Businesses, and Services


Oshkosh is County Seat of Garden County

Present day Garden County Court House

When Oshkosh was made a county seat in 1909, the commissioners rented the lower floor of the Commercial Hotel in Oshkosh for a courthouse, hired Mr. Day to transcribe the records from Deuel county; built a temporary jail and a cement vault for the records, and early in 1910 Oshkosh got settled down to the duties and responsibilities as county seat of the new county. The second story of the Hotel continued to rent out rooms. For a dollar a night, the traveler could have the unique experience of lodging in the upper story of the courthouse. This arrangement continued until 1921, when the current courthouse, shown above, was built.

Oshkosh is home to two museums.

Stone Opera House Museum Rock School House Museum

Seeing the need for a Social Hall, Wynes and Bushnell erected the stone Opera House in 1907 after the sale of Woodman Hall in 1905.
The Opera House Museum houses period costumes, photos, newsclippings, many taxidermist examples of native birds. A turn of the century "working" loom. A turn of the century "dentist" office.
The Old Rock School House Museum has many volumes of old Garden County News Papers, Photos, Histories, photo albums, a section on Native Americans, much Oshkosh and Nebraska History, old books, desks. Agricultural implements, antiques.
There is so much more available to see at both museums I could not begin to list it all here. Both are well worth visiting.
Museum hours vary. Open weekdays all summer, and by appointment throughout the school year. Private tours available.

For more pictures of Oshkosh, visit Oshkosh tour and pictures


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picture of Oshkosh circa 1880's

Photo courtesy of the family of Moses Wetherby
Used with permission

For More Oshkosh History History of Oshkosh Web page.
History of Oshkosh .pdf
(.pdf needs Acrobat Reader) free from Adobe.

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Text only chat Come talk to your neighbors. Uses a java applet. Private Chat provided by Parachat.com. Requires Explorer or Navigator 3.0 or newer.


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