Humor and Nostalgia

Take a walk down memory lane with stories about the past. Enjoy stories about the american dream, the great depression, one-room schools, outhouses, and much more.

School Children Say the Darndest Things

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Schoolteacher at a rural schoolhouse remembers some of the cute things said by her students.

Youngster Enjoyed Attending One-Room Schoolhouse

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Child loved fun times had over recess.

Enjoyed Teaching In One-Room School

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Schoolteacher learned the lessons of life while teaching in a rural schoolhouse.

Gladly Accepted Schoolteacher Position

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Teacher in one-room rural schoolhouse learned a lot.


School Children Played Hard

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Physical education came in the form of a walk to school and gymnastics in the barn.

Schoolteacher Feared County Superintendent

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During the days of the one-room school, a teacher’s biggest concern was a surprise visit from the superintendent.

Great Memories of One-Room School

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Many years spent at a one-room schoolhouse, first as a student and then as a teacher.

Long Sea Passage Brings Family to Land of Opportunity

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Few personal effects brought on board, as family struggles to make passage to land of opportunity.