Once Upon A Town

Once Upon A Town

The Miracle of the North Platte Canteen

Audiobook CD - 2002
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Bob Greene reveals the story of the North Platte Canteen, a railroad stop in North Platte, Nebraska, through which would pass trains bearing United States soldiers en route to Europe or the Pacific. Volunteers from the city of twelve thousand made it a place where soldiers could enjoy music, home-cooked food, magazines and friendly conversation, if only for a short time. Based on interviews with North Platte residents and the GIs who once passed through.
Publisher: [New York] : HarperCollins, p2002
ISBN: 9780060097400
006009740X
Branch Call Number: COM 978.2 G83o
Characteristics: 5 sound discs (6 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Weaver, Fritz 1926-2016

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