This site is published by the Nemaha County Historical Society on a WordPress platform. We respect your right to keep your personal data private. Thus, identifying information is only collected when truly needed. This identifying information is not shared with others except when in accordance with the law.

Site Statistics — Cookies

The primary use of identifying information is to see the ‘traffic’ to this website. In other words, we track the number of visits and the location of those visitors. Cookies are used to help collect this statistical data. The JetPack plugin collects and aggregates this data into the statistical report that I see. This report does include a map showing the country of origin of readers of this site. We are utilizing the GDPR Cookie Plugin to notify users of our usage of Cookies.


Since this site is not a blog but a website, we do not currently allow commenting on the site. In the advent that we would allow commenting, the Askimet plugin is installed to prevent spammers from commenting.

Membership – Names and Addresses

Our membership form is included on the site. Viewers who wish to join may elect to download the form and provide us with their name and contact information, including email address. This membership data is stored locally in an Excel file. Email addresses are stored within our email account that is hosted by Rainbow Communications.

Payments – Paypal

We utilize PayPal to collect donations, membership dues and payments for research. Users who utilize this payment method should realize that they are leaving our site and accessing the PayPal site when clicking on the button. For further information on Paypal, please see PayPal’s Privacy policy.


This website may contain links to other sites on the Internet. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices on those websites. If you are concerned about the privacy practices of one of these third-party links, be sure to read their privacy policy. Please do not assume that your privacy is protected if you access any content from this site that has been copied and published elsewhere without our permission.

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