Omahas Mount Rushmore
Updated: 9/9/2020
Omahas Mount Rushmore

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  • Hi! I'm Manual Lisa
  • I'm Govenor Cuming!
  • The Founding Fathers of Omaha
  • We're the Lowe Brothers!
  • He started a fur trade in Omaha the brought people from around the world into that area and had good relationships with the Natives.
  • I'm Edward Creighton!
  • Thomas Cuming was the Second Govenor of Omaha and made Omaha the territorial Capital of the Nebraska Territory. This drew people to the area.
  • I'm Brigham Young!
  • THe Lowe Brothers used a ferry to provide transportation across the Missouri River into Omaha.
  • Edward Creighton established a telegraph in Omaha and helped Omaha's starting businesses boom.
  • Brigham Young is the Honorable Mention. He established the Winter Quarters on the Mormon Trail and he and the Mormons bult many roads and houses while they were there.