About Nebraska U
From the Archives of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nebraska U is a collaborative effort to explore the history of Nebraska's land-grant University. This site represents exhibits created by students through their classroom experience, internships, or from grant opportunities. The University of Nebraska story provides exciting opportunities to develop collaborative exhibits, to experience rich learning opportunities, and to share our history.
- Archives & Special Collections Photographs
- Search the Cornhusker Yearbooks online
- Search UNL's student newspaper, The Daily Nebraskan, along with other Nebraska newspapers that report on the history of the university.
Exhibits & Publications
- An Architectural Tour of Historic UNL by Kay Logan-Peters
- Cornhusker Marching Band History
- Semi-Centennial Anniversary Book: The University of Nebraska, 1869-1919 This is a history of the university presented through articles written by faculty such as H.B. Alexander, George E. Howard, Louise Pound, and Hattie P. Williams.
- Robert Manley's Centennial History of the University of Nebraska is searchable through a web browser.
- The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Agriculture: The First Century by Elvin F. Frolik and Ralston J. Graham, provided in multiple parts via Digital Commons.
- Metzger Memories. Written by UNL alumnus Jim Metzger on his career and his association with the University of Nebraska in Turkey.
- Visit Nebraska Public Documents provided by History Nebraska, the Nebraska State Historical Society, for selected materials relating to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
University student Edith Burgess wrote to acting chancellor William G. Hastings noting that she takes classes with G.W. A. Luckey and he has never…
At the turn of the century the University of Nebraska was transforming from a small prairie school to a prestigious...