Ghosts & Ghost towns of SiouxlandHaunted People and Places ofNebraska, Iowa & South Dakota
What is a ghost? (traditional answer)In traditional belief and fiction, a ghost is the soul or spirit of a deceased person or animal that can appear, in visible form or other manifestation, to the living.
Also referred to as: an apparitional experience, an anomalous, quasi-perceptual experience a persons soul souls in classical mythology, see Shade any spirit, relating to a non-corporeal substance contrasted with the material body
What is a ghost town A ghost town is an abandoned village, town or city. A town often becomes a ghost town because the economic activity that supported it has failed, or due to natural or human-caused disasters such as floods, government actions, uncontrolled lawlessness, war, or nuclear disasters. The term is sometimes used to refer to cities, towns, and neighborhoods which are still populated, but significantly less so than in years past.