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    • Books, Bibles, and Boosters: Colleges on the Urban Frontier of Nebraska Territory (1854-1867) 

      Wilhite, Ann L. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1977)
      The story of early Nebraska has often been told. It is the story of a rural frontier: of sod houses, cow chips, grasshopper plagues, and sun-bronzed farmers. Forgotten is that Nebraska in the beginning was also an urban ...
    • Nebraska Methodist Higher Education Prior to 1890 

      Pitchford, Douglas S. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1976)
      As the title indicates, this study deals with nineteenth century higher education—specifically Methodist endeavors in Nebraska during its frontier period. As was true with most of the institutions offering so-called higher ...
    • The Selection of a Capital for Nebraska 

      Crawford, Charles W. III (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      One of the fascinating stories of our Nation's history is that of Westward expansion. The men who led this movement seem larger than life to today's student. The issues they fought for, and over, also assume magnified ...