Please do not plagiarize.
rag. A piece of cloth torn off; a tattered fragment; a shred; a...
The land to which one has a right.
Jake Zickrick’s skating partner.
In the frosty mornings and the chilly evenings when they went...
LIW / RWL books & articles
1868 Harry Clifton song.
Noah’s ark toy piece.
Round vessel or cask made of wooden staves.
Song from Leslie and Randall’s The Conqueror, page 16.
Neighbors in the Perry District.
A man’s drink in cold weather.
Horace Mann quotation from his Writings, published in 1872.
Durable red color, dyed with madder upon calico or woolen cloth.
Traditional Scottish and Irish song/dance song.
Legal agreement between nations or sovereigns.
hair across the forehead
Early De Smet liveryman.
Bugle-blowing, jigging uncle.
NW and SE corners of Calumet and Second.
Buy this book.
Singing school song from The Conqueror.
A warm covering for receiving the hands.
Game played with string twisted on the fingers.
Hymnal owned by the Ingalls family.
Laura Ingalls Wilder’s memoir.
George Hartwig’s The Polar and Tropical Worlds: A Description of Man and Nature.
President of Kingsbury County Bank in De Smet.
Byproduct of wine-making process, used in baking as leavening agent.
“Twenty froggies went to school…”
1889 song by Michael Nolan.
1856 Benjamin Hamby song.
Superintendent of Schools, 1883.
fiat justitia, ruat caelum…
Seeds of the flowering plant Eriogonum used as a grain.
1975-76 animated series.
Pastinaca edulis, a white, spindle-shaped root vegetable.
1868 A.G. Chase song.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning poem.
Sail on, silver moon…
Spirits distilled from grain.
Nice place to keep a breast-pin.
A little store on wheels.
Preparation used to make things black.
Walnut Grove acquaintance of the Ingallses’ in the 1870s....
Hog’s flesh salted or pickled and dried, usually in smoke.
Poem in three parts by Alfred, Lord Tennyson.
ME, NH, VT, MA, RI, & CT.
1829 Sir Walter Scott air.
Short bobbing feather used for hat decoration.
Weekly story paper, published 1855-1898.
Norma Lee Browning article about Rose Wilder Lane.
n. A stake sharpened or pointed, used in fortification and...
“Such beautiful stitching!”
1864 Henry Coard song.
Laura loved singing school. It began with singing scales to...
Small aquatic bird.
1915 Rose Wilder Lane serial about an aviator.
Iron block to hammer upon.
Ouch! Something bit me!
Fine goat leather.
A small, pointed piece of wood, used in fastening.
one seven seven ought
1855 poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson.
Pa’s favorite hymn.
His wife wanted Laura.
Curved metal tool for fastening shoes.
Passed by Congress, March 3, 1873.
Was he Edmund Mason?
Why didn’t they fly over the creek?
Older sister and playmate of Almanzo Wilder. She lived 1853-1892.
Minister of the First Congregational Church of De Smet, 1880-1884.
Affixed lighting fixture.
A light meant to be carried.
Superintendent of Schools, De Smet.
The words of a language.
To move in a clumsy, ponderous, or noisy manner.
War hatchet used by American Indians.
The Ingalls and Quiner families...
Town in Winneshiek County, Iowa.
Shelf above a fireplace.
Ornament worn on clothing.
Friends of the Ingalls family in De Smet.
Line of hay raked together.
I bet you can spell this word.
Robert Burns tune.
songs, dances, and skits usually performed in blackface
17th century Irish tune.
Game of hiding and surprise to amuse a small child.
Bean porridge cold…
Light pointed cape worn by ladies, usually made of lace.
Caught by blizzard of ’88.
Hymn #22, Pure Gold for Sunday School.
Large black bird of genus Corvus.
Florence Wilkin’s father.
January 12, 1888, blizzard.
Elevated flat land; a plateau.
One of the younger De Smet schoolboys.
1871 J.C. Beckel song.
The first man, the progenitor of the human race.
Statistical registration of members of a country.
Machine for winnowing.
Legal document requiring action.
Dough cooked in liquid.
1848 Jesse Hutchinson, Jr. song.
Hard, silvery, brilliant, internal layer of several kinds of shells, particularly oysters.
Oliver Wendell Holmes poem set to music.
Group organized to raise money to start churches and Sunday schools in the west where there were none.
Attorney and land agent in De Smet.
Neighbors of Ingalls family in Pepin Co.
Thin, narrow board for fastening or joining.
Franklin Co. NY map reference
Elizabeth Clephane poem.
Revolving railroad platform.
Shhh. There’s wheat in the wall!
Long Winter song
Our National Anthem; words by Francis Scott Key.
Straightens fibers by combing.
Warehouse for seed and grain.
Hardware store owner, partnered with his brother Gerald.
Mother Goose rhyme.
Railroad car used to move a settler and/or a settler’s goods.
Almanzo Wilder birthplace.
Vehicle powered by steam and run on tracks.
Laura Ingalls Wilder’s hand-written list of Bible verses to be read in times of trouble or stress.
Mrs. Phillip Aubrey Lawrence
A certainty, as is death.
Long towel with ends sewn together, hung on a rod.
Traditional Scottish jig.
Bear fat hair dressing.
Tebbutt’s Great Comet of 1881.
Only Ingalls home in original location.
Traditional Irish fiddle tune.
Sweetened cream, congealed by freezing.
Put. that. back.
We’ll Rally Round the Flag, Boys!
Hymn 139 in Pure Gold for the Sunday School.
Military engine used for throwing balls and other instruments of death by the force of gunpowder.
Stores ice blocks in warm weather.
Mr. Boast’s favorite song.
1865 E.M.H. Gates hymn.
Aromatic, creeping evergreen, Gaultheria procumbens, having bright red berries.
Early De Smet druggist.
Printer and De Smet newspaper owner.
Brass military horn.
Bitter purifying medicine.
Prairie ground plum.
“Wake up and watch the cattle!”
Triangular end of a building under the roof.
From Independent Fifth Reader.
1858 Sloan & Atherton song.
Lake Henry & Lake Thompson
Early lumber man in De Smet.
Oil used for lighting.
1860 William Cullen Bryant poem.
A very large quadruped.
The art of spelling words correctly.
Just like Ma used to make.
Hymn #85, Pure Gold for the Sunday Schools
the lining matched Laura’s eyes
Officer and President of the Chicago & NorthWestern Railway Company.
The Man of the Place
1891 Henry J. Sayers song.
1850 Stephen Foster song.
Laura’s “Aunt Lotty”
Students in the Wilkin School.
Ingalls precious family figurine.
Neva Whaley Harding tribute.
Play song to the tune of Yankee Doodle.
The Perry School was on his homestead.
As near as I can figure, E.J. was right.
John May’s son-in-law.
Early drygoods store owner in De Smet.
Jack will keep other animals from using it.
Instrument used by lumbermen to move logs.
A mollusk of the genus Ostrea, having a bivalve shell.
Bayard Taylor poem about Bos Americanus, found in Independent Fifth Reader.
First child of Caroline and Charles Ingalls, 1865-1928; she lost her sight at age 15.
Carriage propelled by pedals or feet.
A heavy draft horse originally from the Brabant region of...
Knowledge and fancy preserved in writing.
Full moon nearest autumnal equinox
Young Laura and Mary’s favorite song!
How Rose became a great actress.
Silk or blend fabric with short shag surface.
One of the younger boys in school.
1884 song by Bingham & Malloy.
“Mamabess is growing fat.”
Collection of works by Written by Alfred, Lord Tennyson,...
Hymn Number 150 in Pure Gold for Sunday Schools.