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Breslau is an unincorporated community in Pierce County, Nebraska, United States. It is located on U.S. Route 20, approximately equidistant from Plainview and Osmond, at the corner of 541st Avenue.

History

Breslau had its start by the building of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad through that territory. Breslau was originally built up chiefly by Germans. It was named after Breslau, formerly in Prussia (in modern-day Poland).

A post office was established in Breslau in 1911, and remained in operation until it was discontinuted in 1935.

Coordinates: 42°21′01″N 97°41′56″W / 42.35028°N 97.69889°W / 42.35028; -97.69889

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