Greetings from Nebraska
"The Cornhusker State"
postmarked in 2008 with 26 cent 'wild cat' stamp
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Nebraska - The Cornhusker State
"Nebraska" is from an Indian word meaning "Flat water". This word, "Nebrathka", was another name for the Platte River. Now, a few more interesting facts about our state....
State Flower: Goldenrod
State Bird: Western Meadowlark
State Motto: "Equality Before the Law."
Statehood: March 1, 1867 - the 37th state
Area: 16th largest state
Population 38th most populated state
postmarked in 2007 with 26 cent 'wild cat' stamp