Nebraska Authors

L. Robert Puschendorf

Puschendorf is the Nebraska State Historical Society Associate Director and Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


History; New Deal; Federal Art; Depression Era Nebraska


Deputy State Historical Preservation Officer, NSHS

Places Worked

Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln, NE


Nebraska Center for the Book, nonfiction honor, 2000.
American Association for State and Local History, Leadership in History award winner, 2013.
Nebraska Center for the Book. Nebraska as Place award winner, 2013.
Nebraska 150 Books honor for Nebraska's Post Office Murals, 2017


Spans in Time: A History of Nebraska Bridges. (with James Potter). 1999.
Nebraska Post Office Murals: Born of the Depression, Fostered by the New Deal. 2012.

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L. Robert Puschendorf

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