Reviews and Blog Posts: Nebraska

Once Upon a Town : The Miracle of the North Platte Canteen

by Bob Greene

DPL Rating:
3

Journalist Bob Greene tells the little-known story of the North Platte Canteen, the railroad depot in North Platte, Nebraska, where over six million servicemen and women were fed, thanked, and entertained during their cross-country train journeys during World War II.  The book consists mostly of interviews with women who volunteered...

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