History Nebraska was founded in 1878 as the Nebraska State Historical Society by citizens who recognized Nebraska was going through great changes and they sought to record the stories of both indigenous and immigrant peoples. It was designated a state institution and began receiving funds from the legislature in 1883. Legislation in 1994 changed History Nebraska from a state institution to a state agency.
They came to Nebraska Interactive looking to rebrand their website. We updated the logo and colors to match their new look. In the process, we also made the site easier to navigate and highlighted their most popular content. Now they can easily edit content, add new events, or post stories to the blog.