• Cub Creek winds through the woodland at Hometstead National Monument of America.

    Homestead

    National Monument of America Nebraska

150th Commemorative Items for Sale

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New merchandise for the 150th Anniversary of the Homestead Act has arrived! The shelves of the monument bookstore are now stocked with commemorative pins, mugs, key chains, and magnets. You can check them out here on our website or visit our bookstore today!

 
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150th Anniversary of the Homestead Act Commemorative Pin
 
Mug
150th Anniversary of Homestead Act Commemorative Mug
 
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150th Anniversary of Homestead Act Embroidered Patch
 
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150th Anniversary of the Homestead Act Collectible Magnet
 
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150th Anniversary of the Homestead Act Collectible Key Chain

Did You Know?

Homesteaders in front of sod house

The Homestead Act of 1862, which gave away 160 acre claims, was repealed in the lower 48 states in 1976. In Alaska, claims could be filed up to 1986! More...