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    • The Standard-Detroit Tractor

    • TRACFORD AUTOMOBILES FARM TRACTORS STANDARD-DETROIT TRACTOR COMPANY DETROIT MICH. ADVERTISEMENTS
    • The Standard-Detroit Tractor Company Advertisement, 'Announcing the New and Sensational T-R-A-C-F-O-R-D.' January 13, 1917. Note: By the second decade of the Twentieth Century the Ford Model T was ubiquitous. Seen as more than a form of...
    • E. G. Staude Manufacturing

    • E. G. STAUDE MANUFACTURING COMPANY ST. PAUL MINN. ADVERTISEMENTS AUTOMOBILES STAUDE MAK-A-TRACTOR ADVERTISEMENTS FARM TRACTORS
    • E. G. Staude Manufacturing Company advertisement. 'Staude Make-a-Tractor Converts Your Ford Car Into a Guaranteed Powerful Tractor.' January 20, 1917. Note: By the second decade of the Twentieth Century the Ford Model T was ubiquitous. Seen as...
    • Letter from Frank Berigan

    • BERIGAN FRANK A. SR. 1899-1973 ANIMAL AUCTIONS GROSS BRICK W. A. BERIGAN BROS. LIVE STOCK COMMISSION COMPANY OMAHA NEB. RECORDS CORRESPONDENCE ANIMAL INDUSTRY NEBRASKA
    • Letter from Frank Berigan to W. A. Gross of Pine Bluff, Wyoming. March 3, 1943. Description: Berigan talks about the amount of money ranchers in Nebraska's Sandhills have.
    • Letter from Frank A. Berigan

    • OMAHA NEB. CATTLE PRICES RALSTON LIVE STOCK COMMISSION CO. OMAHA NEB. RECORDS CORRESPONDENCE ANIMAL INDUSTRY NEBRASKA OMAHA BERIGAN FRANK A. SR. 1899-1973 GROSS BRICK W. A.
    • Letter from Frank A. Berigan of Omaha, Nebraska, to W. A. Gross of Pine Bluff, Wyoming. August 22, 1933. Description: This letter refers to ranchers expecting prices to be low.
    • Charles E. Bessey in his office at the University of Nebraska

    • University of Nebraska botany Beef Charles E. Bessey
    • The story of range management began in the late 1800s at the University of Nebraska with botanist Charles Edwin Bessey, a member of the Nebraska Hall of Fame. Bessey revolutionized botany, both in how it was studied and how it was used. In...
    • Charles E. Bessey

    • Botany Beef Charles E. Bessey
    • The story of range management began in the late 1800s at the University of Nebraska with botanist Charles Edwin Bessey, a member of the Nebraska Hall of Fame. Bessey revolutionized botany, both in how it was studied and how it was used. In...
    • Bartlett Richards (BEEF STATE)  [video]

    • Beef Ranch Cattle Baron Cattleman Fraud Bartlett Richards Cowboys
    • Because of the Blizzards of ’86 & ’87 and other reasons, large ranches began to fade from the Nebraska landscape. Bartlett Richards was an exception. Watch this video to see how he was different from earlier ranchers. Length = 1:59
    • Homesteaders (BEEF STATE) [video]

    • Beef Homesteaders Cattlemen Homestead Act
    • Life was quite grueling for farmers in Nebraska, a land with a relatively small yearly rainfall. Many homesteaders did not make it, and ranchers took advantage of this fact. Length = 2:30
    • Genetics (BEEF STATE) [video]

    • Beef Cattle Breeding Genetics
    • As early as the 1870s, ranchers knew that genetics were important. As their markets changed, they needed to produce cattle that in turn produced the quality of beef that their consumers wanted. Length = :36
    • Blizzard: A Really Bad Snowstorm (BEEF STATE)  [video]

    • Beef Ranchers Cattle Blizzard Storm Snow Snowstorm Farms Livestock
    • Just as the Nebraska economy was settling down after the war, the blizzard of 1948-49 hit. Its magnitude staggers the imagination. It was the worst blizzard in recorded history. A series of storms began in November of 1948 and continued straight...
    • Haying (BEEF STATE) [video]

    • Beef Cattle Haying Ranchers Tractors
    • Most cattle producers have their cows calve in spring so the young animals do not have to fight the snow and cold of winter. The calves then spend the summer out to pasture (grasslands) with their mothers. With adequate rainfall, pastures can...
    • Bassett Beef Sale (BEEF STATE)  [video]

    • Beef Cattle Livestock Exchange Auction Bassett Nebraska Sale Barn
    • Many farmers and ranchers sell their animals in a livestock market, also known as a sale barn. Here, the steers and market heifers are auctioned to the highest bidder. Feed lots send representatives to the sales to bid on the cattle they want to...
    • Last Artifact of the Texas Trail (BEEF STATE) [video]

    • Beef Rock Corral Texas Trail Artifact Tom Webster John Maddux
    • Some Nebraska ranchers were quite crafty in their dealings with the Texas trail bosses. In this video, rancher John Maddux stands near the only remaining artifact of the Texas Trail in order to tell the story of how the former owner of his land...
    • Nebraska Stories: Episode 101 (Full Program)

    • Nebraska Stories Episode 1 video television tv full program episode special magazine Bucklin Artist Grimm Vanderpool Lieutenant Colonel Lt Col Adams Lane Cattle Rancher Foreman Nation Maddux Sibbit Historian Carter Poet Laureate Ted Kooser Lavicky...
    • This episode includes: Fantasia in Clay, Cowgirl Up, Nebraska's Tuskegee Heroes, The Blizzard of 1949, Two Convicts in a Haystack, and Blizzard Voices of 1888.
    • Nebraska Stories: The Blizzard of 1949 (Episode 101 Clip)

    • Nebraska Stories The Blizzard of 1949 video television tv segment clip special magazine Bucklin Cattle Rancher Foreman Nation Maddux Sibbit Historian Carter NE story Great Plains state people history historic historical event events life snow storm...
    • Segment from Episode 1
      Like the Dust Bowl, with its blinding black winds that lasted for years, or the biblical plague of locusts, the 1949 blizzard raged from January through the spring. The monumental drifts it left in its wake finally...
    • Ag College Dreams: The Real Cornhuskers (Full Program Replay)

    • Ag College Dreams The Real Cornhuskers video television tv full program episode documentary historical historic history Geyer Cavett Nebraska State Society Historian Carter McCullough McKee Agronomy Horitculture Baenziger Logan-Peters Gangwish...
    • 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 has become a national and international powerhouse in teaching, research, and extension education.
    • Frontier University Dreams: A Story of Botantists, Bodysnatchers, and Bugeaters (Full Program...

    • Frontier University Dreams A Story of Botantists, Bodysnatchers, and Bugeaters video television tv full program episode documentary historical historic history Geyer Cavett Historian McKee Architectural Logan-Peters English Professor Knoll Nebraska...
    • Pioneering the harsh landscape of Nebraska was difficult enough in 1869. Pioneering a new university was almost beyond reason. What was a university? Who should go? What should be taught? There were no guidebooks. No road maps. They were building a...

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