Arts & Performances

A New Life for Old Paintings

The historic painting “Freeman Homestead Cabin” painted by Gusta Strohm that depicts the first homesteader, and is held at Homestead National Monument, was recently restored at the Ford Conservation Lab in Omaha. See how how innovative techniques helped preserve this historic painting.

Mike Tobias


Share This Story
Twitter Icon Facebook Icon Round Small
Discover other area Nebraska Stories
Related Stories

Got a Nebraska Story?

You can also submit story ideas by emailing

Share with us on Facebook.


Find us on:
Facebook Icon Round Small YouTube Icon Round Small Twitter Icon

Or share it forward with a gift:

Nebraska Stories is made possible with the generous support of our Sponsors