Ornament worn on clothing.
Clears the tracks.
Place of worship.
De Smet druggist
Triangular end of a building under the roof.
Uncle Peter & Aunt Eliza.
Laura’s schoolmate in De Smet
Song from Lalla Rookh.
Prairie ground plum.
Drive off chaff by wind.
John May’s son-in-law.
1869 book by Lizzie Bates about a young boy growing up in Scotland.
n. A stake sharpened or pointed, used in fortification and...
Traditional American dance tune.
“froze stark stiff”
Early lumber man in De Smet.
Light when the sun is 0-18 degrees below the horizon.
Railroad contractor who inspired a song.
Knitted bands worn around the wrists for warmth.
Singing school song.
Women’s magazine, 1830-1898.
Milliner and dressmaker in De Smet.
1863 Louis Lambert song.
Jack will keep other animals from using it.
What Almanzo’s shocked oats looked like.
Don’t be left behind!
I bet you can spell this word.
Full moon nearest autumnal equinox
Neighbors of the Ingalls family when living on their preemption claim north of Walnut Grove.
David and Molly Beaton.
Popular nursery song, sung in rounds.
The art of spelling words correctly.
Pioneer method by which dried grass is formed into compact...
A light scarf worn about the head and neck.
The big one between the lakes.
Where the milk is before milking.
Walnut Grove in the 1870s.
De Smet drayman and his performing sons.
Outdoor tagging game.
1855 poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson.
1878 Glover & Carpenter song.
A very large quadruped.
NIckname of Edith Ingalls, Laura’s cousin.
Traditional American song.
Snow plowed into a field.
Woven cloth bug barrier.
one seven seven ought
The order of letters in a word. / A book of exercises on the order of letters.
Container to save strands of hair in.
LIW / RWL books & articles
Early De Smet druggist.
Please do not plagiarize.
Curdled skim milk.
Immature, raw, awkward.
1842 book of verse by Anna Maria Wells.
Narrow passageway, distinct from public street.
Applied to sores to help them heal.
Smoked a pipe & grew pretty flowers.
An aquatic flower, Iris versicolor.
Play song to the tune of Yankee Doodle.
Charles Ingalls: the Civil War Years
rag. A piece of cloth torn off; a tattered fragment; a shred; a...
Run and jump game.
Area eroded by wind & water.
A corruption of St. Gengoulph.
Cornmeal and water, cooked.
One who ousts another from their land.
Jake Zickrick’s skating partner.
Singing school song from The Conqueror.
Let’s have some pie!
1858 J. Warner song.
Chocolate frosting adds to the goodness!
To move in a clumsy, ponderous, or noisy manner.
Teacher in Burr Oak school, 1876-1877.
common soil worm
1789 Philip Phile march.
Parlor game in which players try to remain silent.
Hymn 139 in Pure Gold for the Sunday School.
On the Way home travelers.
Question & answer book of religious doctrine.
Statistical registration of members of a country.
Currier & Ives print at Rocky Ridge Farm.
Railroad car used to move a settler and/or a settler’s goods.
One-fourth of a square mile, consisting of 160 acres.
De Smet tailor.
1863 song by Union soldiers.
Hartville, Mo. study club.
Metal shoe protector.
Line of hay raked together.
1915 Rose Wilder Lane serial about an aviator.
1850 Emily Oakley poem.
Weekly story paper, published 1855-1898.
How you level a railroad grade.
International temperance fraternal organization.
Robert Browning poem.
1848 Jesse Hutchinson, Jr. song.
Poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
Sunlight separated into colored bands at sunset.
Gladly; willingly; freely.
Dakota Central comes to De Smet.
Revolving railroad platform.
Rodent mammal of the genus Sciurus.
The Perry School was on his homestead.
A large nut, the fruit of a species of Æsculus.
1845 song by Joseph W. Turner.
Stephen Foster song.
April 28 – June 27, 1884
Abandoned cemetery off Playhouse Road.
Egg and flour batter fried in oil into golden brown puffs.
Song from Leslie and Randall’s The Conqueror, page 16.
Fictional Bill O’Dowd.
Fictional Brewster family in THGY.
Walnut Grove farming family, originally from Canada.
Crocheted floor covering made of strips of cloth.
Turns wool into yarn.
Passed by Congress, March 3, 1873.
Pa’s favorite hymn.
Long white sticks of chewiness.
We’ll Rally Round the Flag, Boys!
SD-IA tributary of Missouri River.
A tributary of the Missouri River.
A warm covering for receiving the hands.
Variety of printing type.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow poem.
Heat makes it burst & it’s tasty.
Severe wind and heavy rain that occurs at or near the time of an equinox.
Al-MAN-zo, Al-MAN-zo, Al-MAN-zo
Traditional Irish fiddle tune.
Sister of Charles Ingalls married to railroad contractor.
Ma & Pa’s final resting place.
1799 Robert Burns songs, favorite of Mary Ingalls.
Ouch! Something bit me!
Pretty, light head covering.
Varying area of North America, believed at times to be uninhabitable by civilized man.
Almanzo Wilder farmed here in 1879-1880.
1856 Benjamin Hamby song.
A wasting disease, pulmonary tuberculosis.
County in eastern South Dakota, organized in 1879.
His wife wanted Laura.
De Smet hotel keeper.
De Smet D.T. in the 1880s.
De Smet teacher, 1881-1882.
Straps worn for holding up pants.
A carpenter’s instrument for boring holes, chiefly in...
Traditional Scottish jig.
Spirits distilled from grain.
1832 Reverend Samuel F. Smith song.
Place for a china shepherdess.
Horace Mann quotation from his Writings, published in 1872.
1850 Stephen Foster song.
War hatchet used by American Indians.
Bent at a right angle.
Jean Ingelow poem.
Light pointed cape worn by ladies, usually made of lace.
As near as I can figure, E.J. was right.
1868 A.G. Chase song.
Poem used to describe Beatrice Sorchan.
Probate Judge, VP of Temperance Society, and first director of De Smet school board.
Watch out for ankle grabbers!
Hand-made shelf edging.
Early drygoods store owner in De Smet.
Bayard Taylor poem about Bos Americanus, found in Independent Fifth Reader.
Did Eliza Jane sell fruit to these soldiers?
Neva Whaley Harding tribute.
Rain protection for buggy.
Instructional and entertaining gathering.
Hair above the lip.
Rock wall enclosure.
“Wake up and watch the cattle!”
Sweetened cream, congealed by freezing.
Fine goat leather.
An instrument used for writing. / Material used to clean it after writing.
Legal document requiring action.
Lubricant for wagon wheels and other machinery.
From Independent Fifth Reader.
Used to remove foam when boiling maple sap.
Wm. Rogers’ “Crown” silverplate.
Nursery rhyme wordplay on the name Elizabeth.
Bitter purifying medicine.
De Smet annual reunion.
1822 Albert Gorton Greene poem.
1850s Harry Clifton song.
Walnut Grove acquaintance of the Ingallses’ in the 1870s....
Document renouncing U.S. subjection to Great Britain.
Rise! Come forward!