Burwell, Nebraska: Two-Headed Calf

In the basement of the county museum. "Wonderfully taxidermied."

Garfield County Historical Museum

737 H St., Burwell, NE
Garfield County Historical Museum. One block south and a half-block east of the town square, on H St. between 7th and 8th Aves.
May-Oct Su 2-4 pm (Call to verify)
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Two-Headed Calf

The Garfield County Museum, located in Burwell, Nebraska, has an impressive collection of local historical items including artifacts related to colorful characters in the Sandhills Region such as Happy Jack, Doc Middleton, and Cowboy Amos. However, in the basement, amid the usual horrifying antique surgical instruments, sits a wonderfully taxidermied 2-headed calf that is nearly 100 years old. Free Admission and well worth it.

[Dr. Todd Wyatt, 08/11/2001]

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