Named for James G
Blaine (1830-1893), an American Statesman.
Established 5 March 1885.
Index to the Names in the
History of Blaine County, Nebraska,
published 1988, by the Blaine County History Book Committee.
Preface to the book has been reproduced, in its entirety, as it not only gives
credit to those who provided their labors, but is also a wonderful way to
understand the writing process, and just how this unique volume of history came
It also acknowledges published sources including books, newspaper and magazine articles, information from Centennial booklets, writings of specific persons - - even photo albums and scrapbooks provided information.
Thanks to all who were a part of "our" piece of history!
Take the time to read the Preface - - it is worth the time.
The History of Blaine County, Nebraska, Volume 1, 1988, Curtis Media Corp., Dallas, Texas, ISBN 088107120X.
While this volume is now out-of-print, it can be found at the following libraries:
|California||Los Angeles Public Library|
|Colorado||University of Colorado at Boulder|
|Indiana||Allen County Public Library|
|Missouri||Mid-Continent Public Library|
|Nebraska||Beatrice Public Library|
|Nebraska||Broken Bow Public Library|
|Nebraska||Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln, Nebraska|
|Ohio||Public Library of Cincinnati/Hamilton County|
|Texas||Dallas Public Library|
|Texas||Ft. Worth Public Library|
|Texas||Houston Public Library|
|Washington||Tacoma Public Library|
History of Blaine, Nebraska, Volume 1, 1988 is sold out!
Click on the appropriate alphabetical section to begin .
This book is out-of-print but can, occasionally, be found through a used book seller.
It is available at the following public, and academic, libraries:
Los Angeles Public Library,
University of Colorado at Boulder, Colorado
Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois
Allen County Public Library, Indiana
Mid-Continent Public Library, Missouri
Beatrice Public Library, Nebraska
Broken Bow Public Library, Nebraska
Public Library of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio
Dallas Public Library, Texas
Fort Worth Public Library, Texas
Houston Public Library, Texas
Tacoma Public Library, Washington State