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Abraham Lincoln and His Family: Paper dolls in full color,
by Tom Tierney.
$6.95/$6.25 members

The book includes 5 paper dolls and a variety of clothes worn by Abraham Lincoln and his family.


A Visual Dictionary of a Pioneer Community,
by Bobbie Kalman.
$8.95/$8.05 members [paper]

Stories and photographs of farm work and tools, children's games, home crafts, and pioneer clothing.



The Big Nebraska Activity Book,
by Carole Marsh.
$9.95/$8.96 members (paper)

Reproducible, correlates to Nebraska Social Studies/History Standards, more than ninety activities.
 


Bison- Mini
(plush). 8.5" long x 6" high,
$10.95/$9.86 members


C is for Cornhusker:
A Nebraska Alphabet, by Rajean Luebs Shepherd, illustrated by Sandy Appleoff.
$17.95/$16.16 members (cloth)

Traveling from A to Z, with short rhymes and informative text, discover fascinating facts about Nebraska.



Love Flute,
by Paul Goble.
$7.99/$7.19 members (paper)

Flute melodies of love songs could be heard in Indian camps on summer evenings. This is a story of a gift of a love flute to a young Native American man
(ages 5-8)


Miniature Pencil Sharpeners
$4.95/$4.46 (each) members

Available in 5 historic styles and would look attractive on any desk.  Covered wagon has an antique finish.  Lantern is bright red and trimmed with copper wire for handle.  Wagon is bright red with black wheels that roll. Not pictured are President Lincoln and a locomotive, each with an antique finish. Age 4 and older.


Nebraska: My First Pocket Guide,
by Carole Marsh.
$6.95/$6.25 members (paper)

Easy-to-use reference guide, 4" x 6" (Ages 8-14)

 

Nebraska History Projects
, by Carole Marsh.
$5.95/$5.36 members (paper)

Thirty handson activities, crafts, and more to teach kids about their state. (Ages 5-15).
 


North American Indian Girl and Boy Paper Dolls
in Full Color
, by Kathy Allert.
$4.95/$4.46 members

Traditional and contemporary costumes exemplify the diversity of the Native American tribal cultures found in this paper doll collection. The featured costumes represent everyday wear for a girl and a boy, including garments for religious ceremonies, hunting, and festive occasions.


Prairie Dogs,
by Marybeth Lorbiecki.
$7.95/$7.16 members [paper]

This picture-filled book includes everything one might want to know about prairie dogs.


Star Boy,
by Paul Goble.
$6.99/$6.29 members (paper)

An illustrated children's book that tells a story of sacred symbols taken from painted tipis.

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Overland Trails: Opening the American West Map,
by Oregon-California Trails Association.
$9.95/$8.96 members

Folded version (approximate size 26" x 36" when unfolded). Map shows historic trails on one side with information and diary quotes on the other.

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Historic Communities Series (Ages 6-14)


A One-Room School,
by Bobbie Kalman.
$7.95/$7.16 members (paper)

The daily routine of a one-room school.

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Coloring Book, Airplanes of the Second World War,
by Carlo Demand.
$3.95/$3.56 members (paper)

Forty-six planes of World War II illustrated with detailed information in the captions, including authentic color schemes.


Nebraska Native Americans: A Kid's Look at Our State's Chiefs, Tribes, Reservations, Powwows, Lore, and More From the Past and the Present,
by Carole Marsh.
$7.95/$7.16 members (paper)

This A to Z look at the American Indians who helped shape our state's history also includes several activities.

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More Kits, Toys, Games and Activities


Pick-Up Sticks (with handy carry cloth pouch).
$11.50/$10.35 members

Authentic American wooden pick-up sticks with game rules and history.



The Original Aero Windmill, Model 12-B Kit.
$24.95/$22.45 members

The assembled kit is 17" tall with a 5" fan diameter. Made of galvanized steel with bronze bearings. For indoor or outdoor display. Ages 12 and over.

Jacob's ladder toy
Jacob's Ladder Toy

$9.95/$8.96 members


Meadowlark
(plush with real bird call).
$8.95/$8.05 members


  

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Classic Toys in Tin Boxes


Classic Dominoes.
$11.50/$10.35 members

Full set of double six dominoes.

jacks
Jumbo Jacks.
$11.50/$10.35 members

Ten metal jacks, two rubber balls, and twenty-page handbook.

 

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