Nebraska was once considered a part of the Great American Desert until the pioneers, hunters and homesteaders came west. Today, Nebraska is the leading farming and ranching state due to the greater vision of those thousands of men and women who treaded its soil to change their future. (text from nebraskagenealogy.org and photo from www.nebraskahistory.org)
Nebraska State Genealogical Society There is a facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/332043676975851/
Ancestry.com Learning Center, a. State Research Guides: Nebraska, http://c.mfcreative.com/email/newsletters/amu/2014/PDFs/20140320NebraskaStateGuide.pdf b.
The Red Book, on-line edition,2011, at http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Red_Book:_American_State,_County,_and_Town_Sources
Date Calculator - http://www.timeanddate.com/date/dateadd.html
Family Search Wiki - https://wiki.familysearch.org; Genealogy research information, photos and help. State and Country Research Strategies, records information; Free Site.
LLCGS Library, Union College Campus, Lincoln, NE www.LLCGS.info
Nebraska State Historical Society, Library & Archives http://www.nebraskahistory.org/
S. D. Butcher's pioneer history of Custer County and short sketches of early days, Merchants Pub. Co., Broken Bow, Neb, 1901, Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/sdbutcherspione00butcgoog
WorldCat, locate book in a library, https://www.worldcat.org
American Society of Germans from Russia