Animal horn in which gunpowder is carried.
Abandoned cemetery off Playhouse Road.
Parlor game in which players try to remain silent.
Sunlight separated into colored bands at sunset.
Mr. Boast’s favorite song.
A part of a main enclosure which projects toward the exterior.
NW and SE corners of Calumet and Second.
NIckname of Edith Ingalls, Laura’s cousin.
“froze stark stiff”
When Marshalled on the Nightly Plane
A popular personification of frost.
Edible fatty substance made by churning cream.
A warm covering for receiving the hands.
1861 William Hunter song.
rag. A piece of cloth torn off; a tattered fragment; a shred; a...
Poem used to describe Beatrice Sorchan.
Revolving railroad platform.
Twice monthly Missouri farm periodical.
Iron block to hammer upon.
Song from Lalla Rookh.
Heat makes it burst & it’s tasty.
David and Molly Beaton.
Prairie ground plum.
…for two pieces of money.
1850 Emily Oakley poem.
Snow plowed into a field.
Traditional American folk song.
Brass military horn.
Crude building paper used for covering.
Bean porridge cold…
Homesteading and town life.
Poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
1817 poem by Charles Wolfe.
Variable-width handwriting script made with a flexible, pointed nib.
Friends of the Ingalls family in De Smet.
Minister of the First Congregational Church of De Smet, 1880-1884.
Laura’s best friend in De Smet
“The City, a Mc Kee plain glassware pattern.
Dessert made of apples baked in syrup and served with cream.
There’s a little birdie in the camera, Rose.
Tree of the genus Salix.
Isaac Watts hymn.
De Smet drayman and his performing sons.
War hatchet used by American Indians.
I bet you can spell this word.
Long Winter song
hair across the forehead
Imitated Indian battle cry.
no good to eat or for anything else
Act of obtaining an object of desire.
Harrigan & Hart minstrel show.
This is not Mary & Edwin Sanford!
n. A stake sharpened or pointed, used in fortification and...
John May’s son-in-law.
1878 Glover & Carpenter song.
Egg and flour batter fried in oil into golden brown puffs.
Dry quart measurements.
A lash tied to a handle.
De Smet D.T. in the 1880s.
Why didn’t they fly over the creek?
A little store on wheels.
De Smet annual reunion.
Pertaining to the United States of America.
1842 “Why chime the bells so merrily?”
The words of a language.
Neighbors of Ingalls family in Pepin Co.
Native spotted flower of tallgrass prairie.
Students in the Wilkin School.
The Man of the Place
Railroad contractor who inspired a song.
Carriage propelled by pedals or feet.
Stephen Foster song.
Early drygoods store owner in De Smet.
1869 P. Benson song.
Warehouse for seed and grain.
Winter windowsill flowers.
Classmate of Laura Ingalls in De Smet.
Extinct sea bird used to describe dovekie found by Charles Ingalls.
Tribes of arctic America and Greenland. / Snow hut.
Ma’s brother and Laura’s uncle
1789 Philip Phile march.
His wife wanted Laura.
Almanzo Wilder farmed here in 1879-1880.
Walnut Grove friend of Laura’s
Used by Mary Ingalls.
Was he Edmund Mason?
Now is now. It can never be a long time ago.
Oliver Wendell Holmes poem set to music.
1848 Jesse Hutchinson, Jr. song.
Dwelling built into the earth.
1865 E.M.H. Gates hymn.
2008 horse mural composed of smaller paintings of horses,...
Sisters feuding over a lovely homeplace…and a man.
Jean Ingelow poem.
Ma’s brother, married to Pa’s sister Polly.
Happy Birthday, Laura!
Frame worn on the neck for lifting or drawing.
Thoughtless, giddy, haughty, flighty, gay, and noisy.
A carpenter’s instrument for boring holes, chiefly in...
English folk song.
Laura’s “Aunt Lotty”
1832 Reverend Samuel F. Smith song.
Game of hiding and surprise to amuse a small child.
Knowledge and fancy preserved in writing.
Small aquatic bird.
Bear fat hair dressing.
4th President of the U.S.
Their houses predict winter weather.
A light scarf worn about the head and neck.
One-fourth of a square mile, consisting of 160 acres.
Baleen used in corsets.
The Ingalls family moved here in 1879.
1794 Robert Burns poem.
Proprietor of hotel in Burr Oak.
Smoked a pipe & grew pretty flowers.
Woven cloth bug barrier.
1796 Swiss song translated to English.
One who measures land and delineates the same on paper.
1847 Epes Sargent poem put to music.
Oil used for lighting.
Ingallses lived here with Uncle Peter.
Walnut Grove teacher 1877-78.
1860s Burke / Malone NY.
Ma & Pa’s final resting place.
Husband of Mattie Masters.
Document renouncing U.S. subjection to Great Britain.
Singing school song.
Used to remove foam when boiling maple sap.
Uncle Peter & Aunt Eliza.
Flaming stars and balls firework.
The Perry School was on his homestead.
Pa’s trouble song.
Just like Ma used to make.
Owner of first saloon in De Smet and boarder at the Ingallses’.
Fictional Bill O’Dowd.
1915 Rose Wilder Lane serial about an aviator.
1858 Sloan & Atherton song.
Laura and Almanzo didn’t enjoy it.
January 12, 1888, blizzard.
1845 song by Joseph W. Turner.
De Smet Wagon Shop.
To rub hard for the purpose of cleaning.
Hair above the lip.
Instructional and entertaining gathering.
Bitter purifying medicine.
Cold sores on hands and feet.
Early De Smet banker.
Prairie Song Companion
Aunt Docia’s pretty collar pin.
Early De Smet grocer.
Norma Lee Browning article about Rose Wilder Lane.
Town in Brown Co., MN.
Long white sticks of chewiness.
ME, NH, VT, MA, RI, & CT.
Lake Henry & Lake Thompson
Instrument used by lumbermen to move logs.
“Twenty froggies went to school…”
Cornmeal and water, cooked.
The Ingallses in Indian Territory.
Knitted bands worn around the wrists for warmth.
1889 song by Michael Nolan.
Wm. Rogers’ “Crown” silverplate.
Farming struggles in Minnesota.
Bright spots on either side of the sun.
Ornament worn on clothing.
You’re getting warmer…
Legislative body of a country.
We’ll Rally Round the Flag, Boys!
Ho. Ho. Ho.
Old Scotch tune.
Mr. Edwards sings it!
Noah’s ark toy piece.
Game played on a board of 64 squares.
Watch out for ankle grabbers!
Written testimony of fact.
1792 Robert Burns song.
Little town along the Zumbro River.
Women’s magazine, 1830-1898.
Dough cooked in liquid.
Durable red color, dyed with madder upon calico or woolen cloth.
mica for stove windows