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I survived the Children's Blizzard, 1888 —Tarshis, Lauren, author.
Book
2018
24 available of 43 items

When John Hale's parents moved from Chicago to a farm in the Dakota Territory in the late 1880s, he was not happy (too hot in summer, too cold in winter, and that is just the beginning); but after a year, and now eleven,...

The children's blizzard : a novel —Benjamin, Melanie, 1962- author.
Book
2021
5 available of 40 items

"They came on boats, on trains, great unceasing waves of them--the poor, the disenfranchised, the seekers, the dreamers. Second and third generations of farmers eking out an existence on scraps of farms divided up among ...

A land to call home —Snelling, Lauraine.
Large Print
2002
0 available of 0 items

Hjelmer travels west to work on the railroad, and after sending only one letter to Penny, who has agreed to wait for him, he is not heard from again. As months pass, Penny is pursued by other elegible suitors, and her lo...

A land to call home —Snelling, Lauraine.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2013

It has required long, difficult years to tame the virgin prairie of Dakota Territory, but in spite of heartache and back-breaking labour, the hardy immigrants recognize that God has been with them every step, and their h...

Audrey and the maverick —Levine, Elaine.
Book
2010
3 available of 4 items

A new day rising —Snelling, Lauraine.
Book
1996
16 available of 18 items

Dakota kill —Brandvold, Peter.
Book
2000
5 available of 5 items

Shadow of Devil's Tower —Leavell, Peter, author.
Book
2017
1 available of 1 items

Philip Anderson is a reluctant gunslinger whose fame has spread through the Dakota Territory. He can't escape his reputation as the hero who took down the entire Maxwell Gang, and he's even had a popular dime novel writt...

A little Norsk, or, Ol' pap's Flaxen —Garland, Hamlin, 1860-1940.
EBook
2011

This 1892 novel tells of a young orphan girl growing up in the American West. Two kind bachelors take her in, but clear complications arise as a result of this unconventional family.

The lilac year —Spaeth, Janet (Romance fiction writer)
Book
2016
3 available of 3 items

Unlike thousands of homesteaders who arrived in the Dakota Territory full of hope for a new life, Mariah Rose has come in search of her nephew?and hoping to head back East as soon as she finds him. Now out of her element...

The lilac year —Spaeth, Janet (Romance fiction writer)
Book
2012
1 available of 1 items

Unlike thousands of homesteaders who arrived in the Dakota Territory full of hope for a new life, Mariah Rose has come in search of her nephew?and hoping to head back East as soon as she finds him. Now out of her element...

Manifest destiny —Garfield, Brian, 1939-2018
EBook
2011

A rollicking adventure starring a young Theodore Roosevelt In 1884, Teddy Roosevelt’s political career is dead in the water. A New York state assemblyman with eyes on national office, he finds his ambitions thwarte...

Kind hearted woman —Spaeth, Janet (Romance fiction writer), author.
EBook
2013

Colin Hammett is drifting, searching for meaning in life. Maybe 1935 wasn't the best year to do thisdeep in the Great Depression. But this is his life now, and he's not sure where to turn next. Lolly Prescott is fee...

Remembrance —Spaeth, Janet (Romance fiction writer), author.
EBook
2009

Eliza has been betrayed and scorned.Eliza Davis’s life is turned upside down when she finds her fiancé with another woman. She flees St. Paul and, with the help of a newfound friend, reestablishes her life i...

Rose Kelly —Spaeth, Janet (Romance fiction writer)
EBook
2006

A Truly Yours Digital Edition. . .Rose believes a woman can do any job just as well as a man. But when she offers to move to the Dakota Territory for six months to write articles on the homesteaders, she suddenly realize...

The Lilac Year Also Contains Bonus Novel of Rose Kelly —Spaeth, Janet (Romance fiction writer)
EBook
2016

Enjoy two traditional prairie romances from author Janet Spaeth. Journey to the vast prairie with Mariah Rose as she searches for her nephew and the quickest escape back East. But when she meets homesteader Ben Harris, w...

The lilac year —Spaeth, Janet.
EBook
2013

Mariah is on a mission. Unlike thousands of homesteaders who arrived in the Dakota Territory full of hope for a new life, Mariah Rose has come in search of her nephew. . .and hoping to head back East as soon as she finds...

Killdeer Mountain a novel —Brown, Dee, 1908-2002.
EBook
2012

Saint Louis Herald journalist Sam Morrison, heading upriver on the Missouri in 1866, finds a story in Civil War hero Charles Tawley.

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