National Register of Historic Places listings in Nemaha County, Nebraska

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Nemaha County, Nebraska. It is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Nemaha County, Nebraska, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a map.[1]

Location of Nemaha County in Nebraska

There are 13 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark.

          This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted July 19, 2024.[2]

Listings county-wide

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Description
1 Auburn Historic District
Auburn Historic District
July 14, 2014
Downtown Commercial District, Courthouse Sq. & Courthouse Ave.
40°23′28″N 95°50′22″W / 40.3911°N 95.8394°W / 40.3911; -95.8394 (Auburn Historic District)
2 John W. Bennett House
John W. Bennett House
September 16, 1983
Off Nebraska Highway 67
40°23′31″N 95°40′30″W / 40.39183°N 95.67497°W / 40.39183; -95.67497 (John W. Bennett House)
3 Brownville Bridge
Brownville Bridge
June 17, 1993
U.S. Route 136 over the Missouri River
40°23′57″N 95°39′06″W / 40.399167°N 95.651667°W / 40.399167; -95.651667 (Brownville Bridge)
Brownville Spans Missouri River to Atchison County, Missouri
4 Brownville Historic District
Brownville Historic District
May 19, 1970
Bounded by Allen, Richard, Nemaha, Nebraska, 7th, and 2nd Sts., and the Missouri River
40°23′52″N 95°39′18″W / 40.397778°N 95.655°W / 40.397778; -95.655 (Brownville Historic District)
October 28, 1977
Southeast of Brownville
40°23′41″N 95°39′02″W / 40.394722°N 95.650556°W / 40.394722; -95.650556 (CAPTAIN MERIWETHER LEWIS (dredge))
6 First United Presbyterian Church of Auburn
First United Presbyterian Church of Auburn
July 15, 1982
1322 19th St.
40°23′08″N 95°50′37″W / 40.385556°N 95.843611°W / 40.385556; -95.843611 (First United Presbyterian Church of Auburn)
7 Legion Memorial Park
Legion Memorial Park
December 29, 2004
Generally bounded by 10th St., 11th St., H St., and J St.
40°23′39″N 95°50′14″W / 40.394167°N 95.837222°W / 40.394167; -95.837222 (Legion Memorial Park)
8 Thomas J. Majors Farmstead
Thomas J. Majors Farmstead
June 15, 1978
West of Peru at 800 Mulberry St.
40°29′04″N 95°44′09″W / 40.484444°N 95.735833°W / 40.484444; -95.735833 (Thomas J. Majors Farmstead)
9 Nemaha County Courthouse
Nemaha County Courthouse
January 10, 1990
1824 N St.
40°23′08″N 95°50′40″W / 40.385556°N 95.844444°W / 40.385556; -95.844444 (Nemaha County Courthouse)
10 New Opera House
New Opera House
September 28, 1988
921 Central Ave.
40°23′34″N 95°50′19″W / 40.39265°N 95.83854°W / 40.39265; -95.83854 (New Opera House)
11 Wilber T. Reed House
Wilber T. Reed House
March 24, 1980
1204 N St.
40°23′33″N 95°50′40″W / 40.39253°N 95.84433°W / 40.39253; -95.84433 (Wilber T. Reed House)
12 St. John's Lutheran Church Complex
St. John's Lutheran Church Complex
January 25, 1979
63289 725 Rd.[5]
40°20′00″N 95°57′26″W / 40.33341°N 95.95725°W / 40.33341; -95.95725 (St. John's Lutheran Church Complex)
13 US Post Office-Auburn
US Post Office-Auburn
May 11, 1992
1320 Courthouse Ave.
40°23′28″N 95°50′23″W / 40.39101°N 95.83974°W / 40.39101; -95.83974 (US Post Office-Auburn)
Auburn One of 12 Nebraska post offices featuring a Section of Fine Arts mural, "Threshing" (1939) by Ethel Magafan.[6]

See also



  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior, "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions", retrieved July 19, 2024.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an alphabetical ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  5. ^ See photo of sign with address
  6. ^ Ahlgren, Carol (August 1991). "National Register of Historic Places Multiple Property Documentation Form: Nebraska Post Offices Which Contain Section Artwork (1938-1942)" (PDF). Archived from the original on May 13, 2013. Retrieved 2013-01-28. {{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires |journal= (help)CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)