Ancestry.com. Nebraska, The Land and the People, Vol. 2 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1998.Original data: Sheldon, Addison Erwin. Nebraska: The Land and the People. Vol. 2. Chicago, IL, USA: Lewis Publishing Co., 1931.
This database is the second of three volumes covering the history of Nebraska. In addition to the events of the state, these volumes also contain the biographies of many of the state's most prominent men and women. This second volume continues the biographical section started in the first volume. These biographies are of many of the leading men and women who helped create and then lead this prarie state. Of particular use to the researcher are the brief histories and genealogies contained within each biography. Names of ancestors and descendants are included in many entries, making this an invaluable tool for the researcher whose ancestors lived in Nebraska.