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Compiled by the Federal Writers' Project in Nebraska
"All of these hoaxes, tall-tales and experiences have been obtained from itnerviews with Nebraskans who pioneered in the State. They have never been printed and their editing has been kept to a minimum."
Common story topics include horse trading, threshing, cattle drives, and more.
Special Collections GR110.N2 F4 no.29
Federal Writers' Project in Nebraska
folklore, Federal Writers' Project, folk tales, tall tales
Federal Writers' Project, "Pioneer Tales - Nebraska Folklore" (1940). Special Collections. 34.