Homestead National Monument of America

4.5 mi. NW of Beatrice on NE 4
Beatrice, Nebraska

Historic Document

Homestead National Monument of America is located in Gage County, Nebraska certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, Domestic, more specifically a Single Dwelling, School, Secondary Structure. Homestead National Monument of America was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Commerce, Education, Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History.

Homestead National Monument of America Information

Other Name: Freeman Homestead and Freeman School;HS-4; Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1863
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Homestead National Monument of America Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1950
Number of historically contributing buildings: 5
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 1
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Beatrice Historic Locations Gage County Historic Locations Nebraska Historic Locations