The fears, the passions, and the distinctive speech of the Western Nebraska homesteader come alive in the writings of Mari Sandoz.
She was born on her father's homestead on the Niobrara River in northwestern Nebraska, May 11, 1896
The 40 foot by 80 foot log building was constructed in 1969 as a testimonial to the rugged western
life of the old time cowboys who worked as ranch hands and performed at the Sheridan County Rodeo. Exhibits include an early chuck wagon with over 250