"History and Stories of Nebraska"
by Addison Erwin Sheldon

Produced by Connie Snyder

CONTENTS

PART I. STORIES OF NEBRASKA

  1. The Story of Coronado
  2. Don Diego de Penalosa
  3. Baron La Hontan and Mathieu Sagean
  4. The Spanish Caravan
  5. The Mallet Brothers
  6. Blackbird
  7. Lewis and Clark
  8. How the Spanish Flag Came Down
  9. John Colter's Escape
  10. Manuel Lisa
  11. The Return of the Astorians
  12. Major Long's Expedition
  13. Old Fort Atkinson
  14. Bellevue
  15. George Catlin
  16. Prince Maximilian
  17. Scott's Bluff
  18. The First Nebraska Missionaries
  19. Father DeSmet
  20. John C. Fremont
  21. The Overland Trails
  22. Lone Tree
  23. Logan Fontenelle
  24. The Mormon Cow
  25. Slavery in Nebraska
  26. The Surveyors
  27. The First Homestead
  28. The Pawnees
  29. Court House Rock
  30. Major Frank North and the Pawnee Scouts
  31. The Rock Bluffs Dinner Party
  32. The Battle of Arickaree Fork or Beecher Island
  33. The First Railroad
  34. A Stage Coach Hero of the Little Blue
  35. The Prairie Fire
  36. The Arrow that Pinned Two Boys Together
  37. Two Sioux Chiefs
  38. Great Storms
  39. Old Fort Kearney
  40. Fort Laramie
  41. The Story of the Poncas
  42. Bright Eyes
  43. The Herd Law
  44. Two Crows
  45. The Grasshoppers
  46. Lost in the Sand Hills
  47. An Open Well
  48. Fort McPherson Military Cemetery
  49. A Railroad Fireman's Jump
  50. Nebraska's Great Seal
  51. Nebraska's Flower
  52. Arbor Day



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