This is a partial listing of books I have available in my collection. The centennial books listed do contain a large number of local family biographies.
Atlases and Plat Maps:
"Standard Atlas of Dawson County, Nebraska including Plat Book", Geo A Ogle & Co., Chicago, IL, 1904.
"Atlas Dawson County, Nebraska", Title Atlas Co, Minneapolis, MN, 1964.
"Atlas Dawson County, Nebraska", Midwest Atlas Co, Lincoln, NE, 1976.
Local Nebraska history:
"An Illustrated History of Lincoln County, Nebraska, and Her People: A Narrative of the Past with Special Emphasis Upon the Pioneer Period of the County's History; Particular Attention Also Given to the Social, Commercial, Educational, Religious and Civic Development of the County from the Early Days to the Present Time, Volume 1", Ira L. Bare, Will H. McDonald (joint ed.) American Historical Society, 1920 - Lincoln County (Neb.) (digital copy)
"Battle of the Bridges: Community Rivalry in Dawson County, Nebraska", Rex German, Russ Czaplewski, Dawson County Historical Museum, Jan 1, 1992 - Cozad (Neb.) - (original copy autographed by Czaplewski and German)
“Bertrand 1885-1985” Bertrand, Nebraska Centennial Committee, 1985
“Blizzard: 1949”, Roy V Alleman, The Patrice Press, 1991
“Early & Modern History of Cozad Community", __________________ Printed by Tri-City Tribune, n.d. Contains "Early and Modern History of Cozad and Surrounding Community" by: Charles E. Allen, n.d., n.p.; and "Modern Cozad History" (years included 1960-1972), n.d.
"Early History of the Cozad Community and Pioneer Families 1873-1998", includes "Early and Modern History of Cozad and Surrounding Community" by: Charles E. Allen, n.d., n.p; and Histories of Cozad Community Families, Agriculture and Business", Editor Glenda France, 1999.
“Hershey 1892-1992” Hershey, Nebraska Centennial Committee, 1992
"Brady 1889-1989", Centennial book
"The Saga of Brady Island", by: Mary Jane Meehan & Mary Frances Rielly, Clark Hord Printing - North Platte, n.d.
“Sutherland 1891-1991” Sutherland, Nebraska Centennial Committee, 1991
"McCook's First One Hundred Years: a Centennial Collection of Historical Highlights from McCook, Nebraska" (Portraits of the Past), by Gene O. Morris
"Fort McPherson Nebraska, Fort Cottonwood, N.T.: Guardian of the Tracks and Trails" Louis A. Holmes (Special Edition)
"History of Custer County, Nebraska: A Narrative of the Past, with Special Emphasis Upon the Pioneer Period of the Country's History, Its Social, Commercial, Educational, Religious and Civic Development from the Early Days to the Present Time", William Levi Gaston - 1919 - 1173 pages (digital copy).
"Lincoln: The Capital City and Lancaster County, Nebraska", Vol 2, by: Andrew J. Sawyer, S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1916 - Lancaster Co., NE. (digital copy)
Photographic local history:
“Brownville: Nebraska Territory: A Photographic Essay” Dorothy Broady, Barnhart Press, 1973
“Images of America: Norfolk, Nebraska”, Sheryl Schmeekpepper, Arcadia Publishing, 2000
“Images of America: North Platte: City Between Two Rivers”, Jim Beckius, Arcadia Publishing, 2002
Nellie Snyder Yost:
“No Time on My Hands”, Grace Snyder as told by Nellie Snyder Yost, The Caxton Printers LTD, 1963
“The Call of the Range: The Story of the Nebraska Stock Growers Association”, Nellie Snyder Yost, Sage Books, 1966
“History & Stories of Nebraska” A.E. Sheldon, (unknown publisher) n.d.
“Nebraska Civil Government” A.E. Sheldon, The University Publishing Company, 1939
“Nebraska Old & New” A.E. Sheldon, The University Publishing Company, 1937
“Family on a Farm: The Good Life” Eleanor Seberger, Superior Press, 1974
“David Rankin: Famer” original printed in 1909, Tarkio Missouri, n.d.