With the marketing and promotional support from our sales and marketing team at The History Press; partnerships with our Book Tour Car Sponsors  21st Century Equipment,  Ag Valley Co-op,  Scotts Bluff County Tourism,  Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute at the University of Nebraska,  Kelley Bean Company,  Grand Island Convention & Visitor’s Bureau,   NebraskaLand National Bank of North Platte;  and speaking opportunities booked through Humanities Nebraska, the American Doorstop Project co-authors traveled across the state promoting Nebraska agriculture and representing our sponsor/partners at the following venues/cities:


NEBRASKA Agriculture History Book Tour 2017 Highlights:

The American Doorstop Project team launched its Official Book Signing in Grand Island,  Wednesday, June 7 at the Boarders Inn & Suites, 3333 Ramada Road.  Hosted by the Hall County Historical SocietyBoarders Inn & Suites and the Grand Island CVB, the special Grand Island book signing event marked the first time the public would be able to see or purchase the book before it was available in retail stores on Monday, June 12th.


Other 2017 book signing events included:

June 22: City of Grand Island, Public Library: Adult Summer Reading Program

June 23 - 24: Homestead National Monument of America, Homestead Days: Beatrice,


July 20 - 21: Nebraska 150th Signature Event: Convergence on Sacred Ground, Ash Hollow State Historical Park, US-26, Lewellen, Nebraska 69147

July 22: Ashland Stirrup Days: Willow Point Gallery, 1431 Silver Street, Ashland, NE


August 12: Tractor Show at Wessels Living History Farm: 5520 South Lincoln Ave. York, NE (Just one mile south of Interstate 80 (Exit 353) and US Highway 81)

August 31: The Nebraska Masonic Home,  Plattsmouth


September 12-13: HUSKER HARVEST DAYS

September 14: Western Nebraska Arts  Center: 106 East 18th Street, Scottsbluff, NE (also featured the art and illustrations by nationally-renowned Nebraska artist, Gene Roncka.)

September 16: Legacy of the Plains, Harvest Festival: 2930 Old Oregon Trail, Gering, NE

September 17: Barn Anew Bed & Breakfast, Art in the Courtyard: 170549 Co Rd L, Scottsbluff,