President Bob Chitwood of the Brownville Historical Society informed us “the Society has received $500 donation from the AKSARBEN Foundation; a $1,320 donation from the Brownville Community Foundation through the Omaha Community Foundation; $1,500 through individual gifts, a matching gift and business gifts were given in a recent letter campaign of the Preservation project.”
The Wheel Museum restoration at 319 Main Street will begin as soon as contractors can schedule their crews. The August 27 B.H.S. Golf Classic at the Auburn Country Club will be a benefit for the “Preserving Our Past/Protecting Our Future” Campaign. Inquiries as to the preservation effort or the B.H.S. Golf Classic may be made to B.H.S., PO Box 1, Brownville, NE 68321, or call (402) 825-6001.