Who We Are
History Nebraska publishes works that explore Nebraska history and culture. Our readers range from professional historians to history buffs to curious people who simply find that learning about the past helps them better enjoy living and traveling here. We all share a passion for well-crafted historical writing.
- Nebraska History Magazine (quarterly for History Nebraska members)
- History Nebraska’s monthly email newsletter (full of history and the latest HN news)
- Nebraska History Moments weekly emails (photo and short story)
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"Nebraska Timeline" Columns
From 1992 – 2019, History Nebraska wrote a series of articles for newspapers titled “Nebraska Timeline.” Below you can browse or search through those articles and discover interesting stories from Nebraska’s History.
“A Certificate of Moral Character”: Rosewater and Rosicky on Immigration
“Diamond Dick” Tanner
“I Want to be a Submarine”
“Iron Man” Sarg Cole
“It’s Going to be a Stunner”: Feminine Swimsuits in 1887
“Just Say No,” 1880s-style
1888 Nebraska State Fair Bands
A Bogus Detective Agency
A Circus Wedding
A Day in a Reporter’s Life, 1879
A Drink for New Year’s Eve
A Frontier Editor
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