Everybody has a story! Why not add yours? Created by the Museum on Main Street (MoMS) program within the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES), "Stories from Main Street" is the Smithsonian’s collecting database for stories, images, video, and audio recordings from rural America.
This website is designed to be a place where anyone with an interest in life in America’s small towns and communities can add their own experiences to the archive.
The story of John Wesley Powell’s 1869 scientific exploration of the Green and Colorado Rivers, which turned into a harrowing journey through brutal…