Historic Kearney

Kearney Army Air Field Scrapbooks

Among the Buffalo County Historical Society's holdings related to Kearney Army Air Field are scrapbooks prepared by two base photographers. Harold Nehls prepared the scrapbook identified as "U.S. Army Air Forces Aerial Photographic Section." BCHS acquired the scrapbook in 2000. Dora Day donated the scrapbook identified as “U.S. Army Air Forces Scrapbook.” The original photographer is unknown.

This online archive contains scans of all pages with images from each scrapbook and cropped versions of the images. The cropped images may be viewed by selecting image numbers listed under “Relation” on the Dublin Core metadata for each complete page. This site provides high-quality .jpg images. See Historic Kearney’s “About” page for contact information to request archival-quality .tif images.

Kearney Army Air Field Scrapbooks