A woman recounts the tale of her father building a Kansas homestead, and keeping their family farm alive during the drought and dust in the 1930s
A Nebraska woman shares her brief reminisce about hard times on her family farm
A Tennessee woman recalls the chore of churning butter as a girl
Kansas woman recalls her parents milking their Jersey cow and using a cold-water milk separator
A Kansas woman recalls the community shared by her and her nearest neighbors "as the crow flies" on her family farm
Kansas woman recalls being a farmhand on the family farm, raking hay, cultivating corn, and taking care of mules and cattle
Iowa granddaughter remembers her mother helping her grandfather during harvest time on the family farm
Illinois resident shares his fond memories of rural America during the Great Depression, describing his childhood on the family farm
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