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Old Street Scene
Street maintenance crew - 1902
The sign says, "Opportunity Knocks To-day." (on Sargent's main street)
"The people of Sargent, Nebraska awoke on November 1, 1912 to find that tricksters had been busy the night before on Halloween. In the photograph above, seven buggies and wagons have mysteriously found their way to the roof of Ottun & Martin building."
Railroad graders above Sargent, 1889
Custer County Bank at Sargent - 1889
First Train into Sargent - 1899
People gathered in front of the City Hotel - 1888
Group of people in front of the Eureka House of Sargent
James E. McCray, editor of the Sargent newspaper - 1886 (also Sargent Insurance Office)
George Sherman and family at the first post office in Sargent - 1886
Group on porch of Windsor Hotel at Sargent - 1886