The following books include maps and historical information:
The Official State Atlas of Nebraska. 1885. Reprint. Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1976. (FHL book Q 978.2 E3e 1976; film 1036154 item 12.)
Nimmo, Sylvia. Maps Showing County Boundaries of Nebraska, 1854-1925. Papillion, Nebraska: [S.n.], 1978. (FHL book 978.2 E7m.)
The best collection of maps helpful for genealogical research is at the Nebraska State Historical Society. Map collections are available on interlibrary loan through the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and at Omaha. Kearny State College also has a good map collection.