Please do not plagiarize.
Varying area of North America, believed at times to be uninhabitable by civilized man.
April 28 – June 27, 1884
Cornmeal and water, cooked.
Robert Burns tune.
Robert Browning poem.
Now is now. It can never be a long time ago.
Early hardware store owner in De Smet.
De Smet druggist
1847 Epes Sargent poem put to music.
Traditional Scottish and Irish song/dance song.
The Perry School was on his homestead.
1869 P. Benson song.
fiat justitia, ruat caelum…
Enclosure of posts or sticks.
Blank booklet for collecting autographs or photos.
Attorney and land agent in De Smet.
Classmate of Laura Ingalls in De Smet.
A light scarf worn about the head and neck.
Walnut Grove teacher 1877-78.
Was he Edmund Mason?
Way down upon the Swanee River!
Little town along the Zumbro River.
Where the milk is before milking.
Norma Lee Browning article about Rose Wilder Lane.
English folk song.
Cloth ankle covering.
To rub hard for the purpose of cleaning.
Kingsbury County prairie pothole lake.
From Robert Herrick poem.
Knitted bands worn around the wrists for warmth.
Fictional Brewster family in THGY.
1793 Robert Burns poem.
Laura Ingalls Wilder’s memoir.
Rain protection for buggy.
Song from Lalla Rookh.
Weekly family newspaper of the Congregational church.
Traditional American song.
Neva Whaley Harding tribute.
Laura helped her sew shirts.
Song from The Conqueror.
Instructional and entertaining gathering.
Collection of works by Written by Alfred, Lord Tennyson,...
Buckley and Knauff song.
April 20 – July 10, 1885.
A popular personification of frost.
Instrument used to remove core sample from a vat of butter, for the sake of testing.
Oxide of calcium mixed with water and used for whitening.
Jean Ingelow poem.
Dessert made of apples baked in syrup and served with cream.
Iron block to hammer upon.
Brother of Carter Sherwood.
Circa 1862 song by J.P.H.
Imitated Indian battle cry.
A small cottage; a hut or small house.
Tribes of arctic America and Greenland. / Snow hut.
Straightens fibers by combing.
Daniel Decatur Emmett song.
Mr. Boast’s favorite song.
A corruption of St. Gengoulph.
1845 song by Joseph W. Turner.
The first man, the progenitor of the human race.
One of the first settlers in Kingsbury Co.
Noah’s ark toy piece.
Game in which a ball is thrown over a structure.
Used to measure air temperature.
1889 song by Michael Nolan.
1865 Harrison Millard song.
On the Way home travelers.
Carriage propelled by pedals or feet.
Smoked a pipe & grew pretty flowers.
Legal document requiring action.
De Smet drayman and his performing sons.
Twice monthly Missouri farm periodical.
Sisters feuding over a lovely homeplace…and a man.
Group organized to raise money to start churches and Sunday schools in the west where there were none.
A flexible, slender twig or branch used as a band for tying.
Cold sores on hands and feet.
4th President of the U.S.
Town in Brown Co., MN.
1915 Rose Wilder Lane serial about an aviator.
Popular nursery song, sung in rounds.
Ma & Pa’s final resting place.
Bayard Taylor poem about Bos Americanus, found in Independent Fifth Reader.
Silk or blend fabric with short shag surface.
Did Eliza Jane sell fruit to these soldiers?
Miss Wilder knew nothing about birds.
A heavy draft horse originally from the Brabant region of...
I bet you can spell this word.
Laura’s friend and the new clerk at Ruth’s bank.
A kind of un-fermented bread, formed into flat cakes, and baked.
Where cream rises.
Animal horn in which gunpowder is carried.
Mrs. Phillip Aubrey Lawrence
“Such beautiful stitching!”
This is not Mary & Edwin Sanford!
Pa’s trouble song.
1880 Joseph Skelley song.
1868 A.G. Chase song.
Metal shoe protector.
Military engine used for throwing balls and other instruments of death by the force of gunpowder.
Snow plowed into a field.
Superintendent of Schools, De Smet.
Place for a china shepherdess.
Thin, narrow board for fastening or joining.
Hardware store owner, partnered with his brother Gerald.
A romantic figure…
Aromatic, creeping evergreen, Gaultheria procumbens, having bright red berries.
Affixed lighting fixture.
1817 poem by Charles Wolfe.
One who makes wheels and carriages.
Town on the Dakota Central R.R. between Brookings and Arlington, platted in 1879.
Passed by Congress, March 3, 1873.
In 1880-1881, a long, severe, blinding, and bitterly cold snowstorm.
Expression used at the end of prayers.
Outdoor tagging game.
Bean porridge cold…
Clears the tracks.
1850 Emily Oakley poem.
1832 Reverend Samuel F. Smith song.
Frame worn on the neck for lifting or drawing.
Hymnal owned by the Ingalls family.
Bar to attach traces to.
Bright spots on either side of the sun.
Family of first depot agent in De Smet.
Hymn #85, Pure Gold for the Sunday Schools
“froze stark stiff”
Early drygoods store owner in De Smet.
Used by Mary Ingalls.
Shelf above a fireplace.
Only Ingalls home in original location.
Just like Ma used to make.
Early song brought to America from Britain.
Their houses predict winter weather.
1853 Stephen Foster song.
Early De Smet liveryman.
Thoughtless, giddy, haughty, flighty, gay, and noisy.
Hair above the lip.
Round vessel or cask made of wooden staves.
Railroad boss and his brother-in-law.
Senator from Kansas.
A light meant to be carried.
Walnut Grove in the 1870s.
Early homesteader north of Manchester D.T. Laura Ingalls stayed with them during the spring of 1883.
Large black bird of genus Corvus.
1844 Virginia Minstrels song.
Registered stallion leased to Almanzo Wilder 1923-1925.
1884 song by Bingham & Malloy.
Laura Ingalls Wilder’s hand-written list of Bible verses to be read in times of trouble or stress.
Game played with string twisted on the fingers.
Ingalls precious family figurine.
1863 Louis Lambert song.
Ornament worn on clothing.
Pa would play some of the old songs, ‘to go to sleep...
Name given to various American birds.
Chocolate frosting adds to the goodness!
Document renouncing U.S. subjection to Great Britain.
Almanzo Wilder’s childhood in Burke NY.
A number of large beasts assembled together.
Woven cloth bug barrier.
Early De Smet druggist.
One-fourth of a square mile, consisting of 160 acres.
One who is legally bound to another to learn a trade or art.
Medicine used to treat malaria, made from cinchona bark.
One who ousts another from their land.
Paperboard used as base for decorative edging.
Heat makes it burst & it’s tasty.
Salt and sugar pork brine.
County in eastern South Dakota, organized in 1879.
Bitter purifying medicine.
Early De Smet grocer.
NW and SE corners of Calumet and Second.
Applied to sores to help them heal.
Winter for seven months!
1883 Henry Wellge drawing of De Smet
Lake Henry & Lake Thompson
Game in which items are deposited and redeemable by a sportive fine.
Carbonized plant matter mined and used as fuel.
Early undertaker and owner of the first furniture store in De Smet.
Away Down the RIver on the O-hi-o.
Early harness maker in De Smet.
1912 Judge & Williams song.
Stephen Foster song.
How you level a railroad grade.
Instrument used by lumbermen to move logs.