The Seed of Division: The Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854

The Kansas-Nebraska Act was the seed of division over the subject of slavery in the United States. Congress began to wrestle with the laws of slavery in newly opened territories with Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska caught in the middle.

City & Township Maps from the Official State Atlas of Nebraska – 1885

This gallery contains Southeast Nebraska city and township maps from the Official State Atlas of Nebraska – 1885.