The Story of Nebraska Wedding
This variety was listed in the 1983 Seed Savers Exchange yearbook by Dorothy Beiswenger of Brookston, Minnesota.
According to Amy Goldman's colorful story in The Heirloom Tomato, it is the "ultimate love apple". Reportedly brides in Nebraska receive these seeds as a wedding gift.
The exact date of the domestication of tomatoes is unknown, but by 500 BCE they were already being grown in southern Mexico. The Spanish brought the small yellow tomato to Europe and the Philippines. The climate in Italy allowed for many new varieties of tomato to develop with intense flavor.
Alexander W Livingston took North American tomato varieties and upgraded them to a commercial crop. One of the easiest types of vegetables to adapt and breed, tomatoes are now grown worldwide.