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Mariah Chuong January 8,2013
Location My state is in North America in the Midwest region of the United states. Some states are Kansas and Missouri that is South of Nebraska and Lowa is East from Nebraska. South Dakota and Minnesota are North from Nebraska.
Fun Facts There are a l0t of Fun facts that I’m going to tell you about. Did you know Nebraska is the fifteenth biggest state. The kimbel l country ocean is 5,426 feet above level. The state mammal is the white tailed deer. And finaly some of the towns in Nebraska are named Friend, Weeping, Water, Brocken Bow, Beaver City and Wahoo.
Tourist Attractions Nebraska has a few large cities and small towns let me give you a quick somery of the cities are Omaha, Lincolo, Grand Island, Bellevue, Kearney, Fremont, hasting, Norfort, and Columbus. Omaha is the largest city in Nebraska Omaha is on the Missoury River It here the eastern border of Nebraska. There are over 335 people living there today. The Omaha children’s Museum lots of vistors walk through the Model of Omaha. This is a scaled down the model od part of the city. Omaha’s Henry doorly 200 has more then 2,500 animals. It includes big cats white tigers and snow leopards. Penguin sharks and fish can be in the aquaryam.
Natural Resources There are many Natural Resources in Nebraska let me tell you about it for mining products Oil, clay, sand and gravel crushed stone, limestone These are farm prooducts beef cattle, hogs,pigs, sheep, turkeys, milk,eggs, corn, popcorn, soy beans, wheat, sorgham,oats,dry, beans, suger beets, hay barley.
Wildlife There are many animals in Nebraska some are ducks, geese, and wild turkeys and those are the Nebraska’s birds. Coyotes, foxes, prairie dogs, and jackrabbits are other animals.
Famous People There are many famous people from Nebraska to learn about im going to tell you about Grace Abbott, Joyce Clyde hall, Grover Cleveland Alexander, Edmund Hoot Gibson and Susan Lafleshe. Grace was born in Grand island she became a social worker. Grace lead the U.S. children’s Bureau in 1921 to 1924 she helped the children and their mother Joyce Clyce Hall was born in David City as he was a boy he sold postcards door to door. Then Joyce became a hallmark cards.Then it became the worlds largest card compony. Later on Joyce donated 100-millon fortune to charity baceball players Grover Cleveland Alexander was born in a farm in Wlba. And won over 370 games. Edmund “Hoot” Gibson was born in Tekamah and then later on in the years he became a cowboy movie star he durected over 300 films was included in the king of the rodeo. Susan Lafleshe was born in Omaba. She was one of the first American Indian women docter. She also0 found a hospital on Omaha Reserivation
Agriculture Name 2 crops that are grown in your state. Include a picture.
Bibliography by Dennis Brindell Fradin. 50 states.com