Nebraska Stories On Demand

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November 15, 2009
In 1997, NET Television made a film about a year in the life of Burr Oak School in Custer County, Nebraska. While this one-room school has long... more››
November 15, 2009
In May of 1877, hundreds of Ponca men, women and children were forced to leave their Nebraska homeland and sent on a nightmare journey into Indian... more››
November 15, 2009
Hundreds of Nebraska World War II veterans gather at a dinner to celebrate and share memories of the seven "Honor Flights" that brought some 1500... more››
November 15, 2009
Beginning with highlights from the documentary "The Plow That Broke the Plains," we revisit the effects of the Dust Bowl on Nebraska. We then... more››
September 21, 2009
Langston Coleman was a tough, African-American kid from the slums of Washington D.C. In 1963, Coleman hitchhiked from Washington D.C. to enroll at... more››
August 20, 2009
Compelling personal stories of Nebraskans around the state, the life stories of Nebraska ... The First Walk On Watch program clip. Langston Coleman... more››
August 20, 2009
In 1997, NET Television made a film about a year in the life of Burr Oak School in Custer County, Nebraska. While this one-room school has long... more››
August 20, 2009
Fontenelle Forest is one of the largest private nature centers in the country and one of Nebraska's five National Natural Landmarks. With miles of... more››
August 20, 2009
Since this country's earliest days, immigrants have come to America in search of a new and better life. Through the Homestead Act of 1862,... more››
May 13, 2009
Before 1940, African Americans were barred from flying for the U.S. military. But in 1941, an Army Air Forces program was started in Tuskegee,... more››

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