A new children’s book tells the story of a Nebraska-based World War II dog training program. Written by History Nebraska Director/CEO Trevor Jones, the story is told from a dog’s perspective and filled with colorful illustrations based on a real dog and actual places and events.
Nebraskans will soon celebrate the 150th Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island, August 23-September 2. Here are some of our favorite state fair photos from the collections of History Nebraska from the first century or so of the fair.
The first US flag had 13 stars. Why does this one have only 12?