Master storytelling about the ‘spunky men and women’ who left their mark on the Territory and State of North Dakota.
Rolfsrud's experiences as a one-room schoolhouse teacher with comments on the "Palmer Method" and the potbellied stove. ... more
by Vilhelm Moberg
Book 4 portrays the Nilsson family during the turmoil of the Civil War and Dakota Conflict and their prospering in the midst of Minnesota's growing Swedish community of the 1860s-90s. ... more
Immigrant homesteaders speak only Norwegian causing interesting situations. Writings about children's games, escapades, school and work. ... more
Touching characterizations of a time gone by: courtship, first automobile in Johnny Butte, hero worship, etc. ... more