Rackett Grange Hall No. 318

Rackett Grange Hall # 318
Nearest city Oshkosh, Nebraska
Coordinates 41°39′53″N 102°12′17″W / 41.66472°N 102.20472°W / 41.66472; -102.20472Coordinates: 41°39′53″N 102°12′17″W / 41.66472°N 102.20472°W / 41.66472; -102.20472
Area less than one acre
Built 1926
Architect Mardis, Sam
Architectural style Western false front
NRHP reference # 01000713[1]
Added to NRHP July 5, 2001

The Rackett Grange Hall No. 318, also known as Rackett Community Hall and denoted NeHBS No. GD04-002, is a building in rural Garden County, Nebraska, United States, that was built in 1926. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.[1]

It was located in the town of Rackett, which no longer exists; it is now located in a remote area within what is now Crescent Lake National Wildlife Refuge.

It is a false-front commercial building; other historic resources of the property are a shed, an outhouse, and a well with a hand pump. The property is significant for its association with the Grange, the Patrons of Husbandry movement. And the building also is significant as a now-rare example of the once-common false-front architecture.[2]


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