4975 Results
4975 Results
Johnny Appleseed : a tall tale —Kellogg, Steven.
Book
1988
7 available of 13 items

Presents the life of John Chapman, better known as Johnny Appleseed, describing his love of nature, his kindness to animals, and his physical fortitude.

Sarah, plain and tall —MacLachlan, Patricia.
Book
1985
106 available of 113 items

When their father invites a mail-order bride to come live with them in their prairie home, Caleb and Anna are captivated by their new mother and hope that she will stay.

Homes of the West —Kalman, Bobbie.
Book
1999
8 available of 12 items

Examines various types of dwellings in western Northern America during the nineteenth century, discussing their construction and design as well as the lives of the settlers who lived in them.

Pioneer kids —Wishinsky, Frieda.
Book
2007
37 available of 43 items

Emily and Matt are transported back in time on an antique red sled, the Canadian Flyer, to the Canadian prairies in the early part of the twentieth century.

Pioneer recipes —Kalman, Bobbie.
Book
2001
19 available of 21 items

This book presents information on pioneer cookery and instructions for recipes prepared in the spirit of the pioneers, including multicultural dishes, historical methods, and current adaptations.

What was the Gold Rush? —Holub, Joan.
Book
2013
2 available of 6 items

Describes the nineteenth century American gold rush, and includes information on gold rush "boomtowns," relations between Native Americans and gold rush pioneers, and the importance of the gold rush on American history.

The last of the Mohicans
DVD
2010
13 available of 18 items

British and French troops do battle in colonial America, with aid from various native American war parties. The British troops enlist the help of local colonial militia men, who are reluctant to leave their homes undefen...

On the banks of Plum Creek —Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957.
Book On CD
2003
3 available of 6 items

Laura and her family move to Minnesota where they live in a dugout until a new house is built and face misfortunes caused by flood, blizzard, and grasshoppers.

The first four years —Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957, author.
Book
1999
71 available of 77 items

During their first four years of marriage, Laura and Almanzo Wilder have a child and fight a losing battle in their attempts to succeed at farming on the South Dakota prairie.

Hattie Big Sky —Larson, Kirby.
Book
2006
6 available of 9 items

After inheriting her uncle's homesteading claim in Montana, sixteen-year-old orphan Hattie Brooks travels from Iowa in 1917 to make a home for herself and encounters some unexpected problems related to the war being foug...

Buffalo days and nights —Erasmus, Peter, 1833-1931.
Book
1999
9 available of 14 items

An untamed land —Snelling, Lauraine
Book
1996
8 available of 13 items

She had promised herself that once they left the Fjords of Norway, she would never look back. The promise of free land lures Roald and Ingeborg Bjorklund from their beloved home high above the Fjords of Norway, and after...

Little house on Rocky Ridge —MacBride, Roger Lea, 1929-1995.
Book
1993
16 available of 21 items

In 1894 Laura Ingalls Wilder, her husband, and her seven-year-old daughter Rose leave the Ingalls family in Dakota and make the long and difficult journey to Missouri to start a new life.

Early farm life —Gunby, Lise, 1959-
Book
1983
12 available of 13 items

The last buffalo hunter —Welsh, Norbert, 1845-
Book
1994
66 available of 70 items

Storm at Batoche —Trottier, Maxine.
Book
2000
88 available of 94 items

An imaginary encounter between a little lost boy and Louis Riel.

When breaks the dawn —Oke, Janette, 1935-
Large Print
2001
1 available of 8 items

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