Kearney Memories Scanning Sessions

We are thrilled to give our readers the opportunity to submit historic photos for our upcoming Kearney Memories: A Pictorial History of the mid-1800s through the 1930s book project. If you have photographs that meet the criteria below, please bring them to one of our scanning sessions listed here.

Submission Guidelines

  • General interest photos, such as: commerce, industry, transportation, rural life, public service, etc.
  • Photos taken from the 1800s to 1939.
  • Photos only – preferably original photos (no newspaper clippings or photocopies).
  • Photos taken in Kearney.
  • One submission form per photo.
  • Limit 10 photos per family. No appointment necessary.
  • Bring your photos to one of the scheduled scanning sessions.
  • If you are a private collector, please call 360.723.5800 to set up an appointment.

Download Submission Form

Because we expect a large turnout, we advise you to download and print a submission form. Please print and fill out one form for each photo you’d like to submit.

  • Download as PDF (fillable).

Session Details

Thursday, Dec. 6, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Trails and Rails Museum
Family History Center
710 W. 11th Street, Kearney
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Friday, Dec. 7, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Trails and Rails Museum
Family History Center
710 W. 11th Street, Kearney
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Saturday, Dec. 8, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Kearney Public Library
South Platte Room
2020 First Avenue, Kearney
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We hope to see you there!

Bring us your best photos and we’ll scan them in while you wait. Plus, chances are some other fine folks will show up, so bring your stories to share with one another.

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