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Nebraska Main Street Stories
In virtually every community there is a fund of stories, fables, local gossip, lore, myths, and traditions worthy of novels and movies. Many of these deserve recognition beyond the locality of where they occurred. Bring them to us and let us put them on record.


Early homes on the prairie - The Sod House
Life on the prairie for early Nebraska settlers often included living in a sod house, commonly called a "soddie."
Homesteads and a Sod House - What Was it Like and How Was a Sod House Built? By Jeanne Hounshell Life on the prairie for early Nebraska settlers often included livin
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Barn Dances, Platform Dances and House Dances
Wessels Living History Farm
Dancing is an ancient pastime and an important forum for social interaction, especially in rural areas. During the early part of the 20th century, rural Americans found inexpensive ways and places to dance. In this video podcast, Nebraskans Carla Due
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