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May 13, 2009
The story of Tina Vanderpool, a bronc- and bull-rider. Vanderpool came late to the sport of rodeo, but works hard to improve her skills and... more››
May 13, 2009
Nebraska poet and essayist, Ted Kooser, the 13th U.S. Poet Laureate, reads from his collection of poems recording the devastation unleashed on the... more››
April 15, 2009
A twenty second generic promo for the Nebraska Stories series.
April 6, 2009
This Nebraska Stories vignette is an excerpt from the 2007 production "Afghan Journey." It follows Lincoln Journal Star reporter Matthew Hansen and... more››
March 17, 2009
A look at the history of the Ag College at UNL. The University of Nebraska was founded in 1869 and its Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources... more››
February 18, 2008
In this video Corporal Roger Peters learns the meaning of freedom after meeting a group of freed concentration camp survivors on the road outside of... more››
September 26, 2007
By the fall of 1945, the war was over. Yet around the globe, hundreds of thousands of soldiers and refugees were yet to go home. In this video,... more››
January 1, 2007
Nebraskans wholeheartedly celebrated the end of World War II. They looked forward to the return of their loved ones and to a world at peace. In North... more››
January 1, 2007
The United States accepted the Japanese surrender on August 15, 1945. Several Nebraskans describe the event and what happened at the official treaty... more››
January 1, 2007
Wayne Winslow was a radio operator, conveying messages to and from the Enola Gay (the plane that dropped the bomb on Hiroshima) and describes the... more››