5¢ Nebraska Statehood
Issue Date: July 29, 1967
City: Lincoln, NE
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Lithographed, engraved
Color: Dark red brown, lemon and yellow
Inhabited by prehistoric people as early as 8000 B.C., Nebraska was ceded to the United States as part of the Louisiana Purchase. In 1854, the region became part of the Nebraska Territory. Nebraska became the 37th state of the Union on March 1, 1867.