Help tell the many stories of Nebraska’s past. Become a member!
Your membership supports all NSHS programs and Nebraska History magazine. You’ll also enjoy discounts, free sites admission, and special events as well as the quarterly Nebraska History News.
Make a cash donation to help us acquire, preserve, and interpret Nebraska’s history. Gifts to the NSHS help leave a legacy and may help your taxes, too!
The Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation is a 501(C3) not-for-profit corporation that also accepts gifts.
Volunteers are the heroes of NSHS.
So much history, so little time! Your work helps us share access to Nebraska’s stories at our museums and sites, the reference room, and online.
Call us before you clean out that attic! Your Nebraska family’s photographs, letters, diaries, documents, home movies, tape recordings, video tapes, and artifacts can help tell our state’s stories.
Please contact us if you have items you might share.
A Prairie Boy’s Summer by William Kurelik
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Carter Hulinksy, Media Technician at Lincoln High School and Cold War aficionado will talk about the Cold War Civil...