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An étagère for books & ornaments.
Clapping (and kissing) game.
Elizabeth Clephane poem.
Mr. Boast’s favorite song.
Jointed acrobat toy.
One who ousts another from their land.
Almanzo Wilder birthplace.
Byproduct of wine-making process, used in baking as leavening agent.
Light when the sun is 0-18 degrees below the horizon.
A small cottage; a hut or small house.
Chocolate frosting adds to the goodness!
Miss Wilder knew nothing about birds.
Early song brought to America from Britain.
Traditional Irish fiddle tune.
the lining matched Laura’s eyes
Long towel with ends sewn together, hung on a rod.
Land in Ohio, given to Connecticut upon agreement to give up claim to lands in Pennsylvania.
Flaming stars and balls firework.
Now is now. It can never be a long time ago.
Mr. Edwards sings it!
The Hard Winter of 1880-1881.
Large black bird of genus Corvus.
Pa’s brother and Laura’s uncle.
Mrs. Phillip Aubrey Lawrence
A lash tied to a handle.
Game played on a board of 64 squares.
Bayard Taylor poem about Bos Americanus, found in Independent Fifth Reader.
Homesteading and town life.
mica for stove windows
1856 Benjamin Hamby song.
1760s Augustus Toplady hymn.
Franklin Co. NY map reference
Proprietor of the Exchange Hotel in De Smet, 1880-1882.
Traditional American song.
n. A stake sharpened or pointed, used in fortification and...
Walnut Grove revival singer.
Oxide of calcium mixed with water and used for whitening.
Heat makes it burst & it’s tasty.
Walnut Grove friend of Laura’s
A number of large beasts assembled together.
A heavy draft horse originally from the Brabant region of...
Aromatic, creeping evergreen, Gaultheria procumbens, having bright red berries.
1860s Burke / Malone NY.
hair across the forehead
Early De Smet druggist.
Away Down the RIver on the O-hi-o.
Jacket-like part of a lady’s dress.
Sweetened milk and eggs, cooked.
Spice-preserved fruit decoration.
1847 Epes Sargent poem put to music.
Imitated Indian battle cry.
A small, pointed piece of wood, used in fastening.
Old Scotch tune.
Part of Willie Oleson’s Noah’s Ark toy.
Legislative body of a country.
The Ingalls and Quiner families...
Al-MAN-zo, Al-MAN-zo, Al-MAN-zo
Just like Ma used to make.
Wm. Rogers’ “Crown” silverplate.
Immature, raw, awkward.
January 12, 1888, blizzard.
Cornmeal and water, cooked.
Bugle-blowing, jigging uncle.
Sail on, silver moon…
Traditional American dance tune.
2008 horse mural composed of smaller paintings of horses,...
Iron block to hammer upon.
An instrument used for writing. / Material used to clean it after writing.
Extinct sea bird used to describe dovekie found by Charles Ingalls.
How Rose became a great actress.
Enclosure of posts or sticks.
Mother of Laura Ingalls. She lived 1839-1924.
Knowledge and fancy preserved in writing.
Passed by Congress, March 3, 1873.
Patchwork pattern variations.
Walnut Grove farming family, originally from Canada.
4th President of the U.S.
What Almanzo’s shocked oats looked like.
Laura’s schoolmate in De Smet
A corruption of St. Gengoulph.
De Smet tailor.
A little store on wheels.
1889 song by Michael Nolan.
Conical mass of ice, formed by water freezing as it flows downward.
He was MARRIED, people!!
Elevated flat land; a plateau.
Dome-like vault on a public building.
fiat justitia, ruat caelum…
Popular nursery song, sung in rounds.
1860 Daniel Decatur Emmett song.
Laura helped her sew shirts.
Happy Birthday, Laura!
Name given to various American birds.
His wife wanted Laura.
Hog’s flesh salted or pickled and dried, usually in smoke.
Song from Lalla Rookh.
Used to measure air temperature.
Singing school song from The Conqueror.
Game of hiding and surprise to amuse a small child.
Hymn #85, Pure Gold for the Sunday Schools
Fictionalized compiler of ancient nursery rhymes.
Brass military horn.
Stores ice blocks in warm weather.
1871 novel by Mary Jane Holmes.
1842 “Why chime the bells so merrily?”
“Twenty froggies went to school…”
Hymn #22, Pure Gold for Sunday School.
First child of Caroline and Charles Ingalls, 1865-1928; she lost her sight at age 15.
From The Conqueror, page 144.
The Ingallses in Indian Territory.
A certainty, as is death.
The art of spelling words correctly.
Officer and President of the Chicago & NorthWestern Railway Company.
Tribes of arctic America and Greenland. / Snow hut.
Husband of Mattie Masters.
Walnut Grove Congregational minister and missionary in Dakota.
War hatchet used by American Indians.
Ornament worn on clothing.
1869 book by Lizzie Bates about a young boy growing up in Scotland.
ME, NH, VT, MA, RI, & CT.
1850 Emily Oakley poem.
Where I would like to be right now.
Neighbors of the Ingalls family when living on their preemption claim north of Walnut Grove.
1817 poem by Charles Wolfe.
Song from The Conqueror.
Stone used as tablet for writing upon.
Industrialist and founder of Ford Motor Company.
1822 Albert Gorton Greene poem.
1975-76 animated series.
Early lumber man in De Smet.
Legged cooking vessel.
Early De Smet banker.
Shhh. There’s wheat in the wall!
Butchered oxen during the Hard Winter.
Laura’s brother (1875-1876)
Only Ingalls home in original location.
Wheeled frame for the shoe.
1847 Steele & Winnemore song.
Sounds like beating drums!
Sunshine for Sunday Schools hymn.
Lubricant for wagon wheels and other machinery.
1848 Jesse Hutchinson, Jr. song.
Vehicle powered by steam and run on tracks.
A very large quadruped.
Improvised grease lamp.
Grab to open a door.
1891 Henry J. Sayers song.
Container to save strands of hair in.
no good to eat or for anything else
Bar to attach traces to.
Laura’s “Aunt Lotty”
Severe wind and heavy rain that occurs at or near the time of an equinox.
Turns wool into yarn.
1868 comedic opera song.
Unleavened hard bread made from flour and water.
Elizabeth Allen poem.
Winter windowsill flowers.
George Hartwig’s The Polar and Tropical Worlds: A Description of Man and Nature.
Daniel Decatur Emmett song.
Neighbors in the Perry District.
Drive off chaff by wind.
I bet you can spell this word.
100-140 gallon cask.
Applied to sores to help them heal.
Act of obtaining an object of desire.
Narrow passageway, distinct from public street.
Dessert made of apples baked in syrup and served with cream.
Poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
that wicked word
Person who stops the train.
Cousin Alice Ingalls Whiting’s family.
Abandoned cemetery off Playhouse Road.
Thin, narrow board for fastening or joining.
Robert Burns tune.
seventhwinter whimsey’s glass slide pendants!
Attorney and land agent in De Smet.
1841 Marion Dix Sullivan song.
1868 Harry Clifton song.
Singing school exercise
Smoked a pipe & grew pretty flowers.
Traditional Scottish jig.
To move in a clumsy, ponderous, or noisy manner.
From Robert Herrick poem.
Dwelling built into the earth.
Older sister and playmate of Almanzo Wilder. She lived 1853-1892.
The first man, the progenitor of the human race.