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Catalog Number 10768-87
Title Calendar, Spirit of the Plains, Michael Forsberg
Object Name Calendar
Description Cover is a picture of a lake on the great plains. Has hills in the background and many clouds in the sky. "Spirit of the Plains 2006 Calender- Photographs by Michael Forsberg. The first page have a summary about Michael Forsberg along with a picture of him and a picture of an award winning picture he took. The second page has a map showing where the Great Plains are and there has a short history of the Great Plains. January has a picture of the COTTONWOODS. Picture is of trees with snow on them and then a vast country side. On the bottom of the page there is a picture of geese. February has a picture of a farms wind turbine and a drinking trough. Smaller picture is of birds flying. March has a picture of the Platte River with the sun setting. Smaller picture is of birds flying. April's picture is titled Burr Oak. Picture of a hilly tree covered area. Smaller picture is of a flower. May has a picture of a log floating down the Missouri River. Smaller picture is of a bird on a flower. June is called Prairie Wild Rose and a picture of a pink flower. Smaller picture is of flowers and butterflies. July is called Touch the sky. It is a picture of two giant rocky areas with a storm rolling in. Smaller picture is of two dog looking animals fighting. August is called Pine Ridge. It is a picture that has wildflowers and in the background are rock cliffs. Small picture is of 3 owls. September is called Sandhills Reflections, and is the picture on the cover. The smaller picture is of bison on the plain. October is called Spearfish Creek- For Elaine. Its a forest area with a river running through it. Small picture is of a small bird on a tree. November is called Solitude. It has a brown hilly area with the only side of life are a few trees. December is called Winter At Spring Creek. Picture of trees that have lost all of there leaves, sow covered ground with what looks like tracks. Back has all 12 month pictures.
Date 2006
Material paper, plastic, ink
Artist Forsberg, Michael
Height (in) 9.5
Length (in) 12.563
People Forsberg, Michael
History Michael Forsberg is a photographer that grew up in Nebraska. He is an award winning photographer who focuses on the Great Plains and the animals and plants that live on the Great Plains.
Credit line Lynne M. Ireland, Lincoln, Nebraska
Collection Ireland, Lynne M.