Nothing to Do But Stay: My Pioneer Mother

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University of Iowa Press, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 117 pages
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This daughter's loving tribute to her pioneer mother tells of a real heroine who traveled by herself to North Dakota in 1904, to stake a lonely claim and start a farm on 160 empty acres before she married and began her family. Photos.

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Contents

One The Education of a Family 1
21
Two The Seedling Years
34
Three Prairie Cook
49
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Young is a graduate of the University of Minnesota.

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