Nebraska Public Media Originals

Great Plains Rail Tales

Special | 59m 9s  | Video has closed captioning.

Great Plains Rail Tales tells the story of the transcontinental railroad, and its impact on the cultures, landscapes, and economies of Nebraska, the Great Plains, and the nation. It explores what Nebraska was like before it became a territory, a state, and how railroads shaped everything from our language to how we set our clocks.

Aired: 06/06/18

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Nebraska Public Media Originals is a local public television program presented by Nebraska Public Media.