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www.quora.com/How-did-Lincoln-Nebraska-get-its-name

The village of Lancaster, located in the Nebraska Territory, became Lincoln as a move to block the those who wanted Omaha, the territorial capital to become the state capital. Nebraska was admitted to the union in 1867, just two years after Abraham Lincoln's assassination. Two features were important in its selection over Omaha.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln,_NE

Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. state of Nebraska and the county seat of Lancaster County.The city covers 94.267 square miles (244.150 km 2) with a population of 284,736 in 2017.It is the second-most populous city in Nebraska and the 71st-largest in the United States.The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a larger metropolitan area in the southeastern part of the state called the ...

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Nebraska got its name from an Indian word that means flat water theplatte river flows through the state The state of Nebraska is actually named after the Platte River fromthe French meaning "broad ...

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Nebraska’s Capital City is named after Abraham Lincoln. In Nebraska Notables by admin August 16, 2014. President Andrew Johnson signed the act making Nebraska a state on March 1, 1867. This set off a fierce struggle over the location of the new state’s Capitol. Since 1854, those residents living south of the Platte River had complained of ...

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Category:Things named after Abraham Lincoln. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Jump to navigation Jump to search. ... Lincoln, Nebraska‎ (10 C, 1 P, 50 F) P

dmv.nebraska.gov/dl/name-change

Acceptable Proof of Identification - Nebraska requires one form of identification that includes name and date of birth to obtain a replacement driver license, permit or State ID Card. Evidence of your name change: Certified documents such as a marriage license, divorce decree or a court order.

www.dailynebraskan.com/harper-schramm-smith-named-after-unl-staff/...

The Harper-Schramm-Smith Complex consists of three buildings with a name of someone who made a difference for the university. HSS may not have been built had it not been for a sudden increase in population of students attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln back in the 1960s, said Robert Knoll, a historian and professor emeritus of the English Department.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Lincoln,_Nebraska

Nebraska was granted statehood March 1, 1867. Soon afterwards a commission created by the State was appointed to locate the State Capital on State lands. The village of Lancaster was chosen for the Capital of Nebraska. The village of Lancaster became Lincoln. Lincoln was named after Abraham Lincoln. The first State Capitol was completed in 1868 ...

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Yes lincoln nebraska the capital city of nebraska I guess its named after him cuzz there's a abe lincoln statue in front of the state capital heh. share with friends Share to:

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Marsland is a ghost town in the Panhandle's Dawes County along Nebraska 2 and 71. It was named after Thomas Marsland, a general freight agent of the CB&Q Railroad, with the first buildings ...