The Long Winter


During the terrible winter of 1880 and 1881, which was immortalized in Laura Ingalls Wilder's "The Long Winter." Laura, both real and fictional, was going on fourteen. And the winter she wrote about was a real event.

Topics in this Podcast: American history, Christmas, Homesteading, Laura Ingalls Wilder, American frontier, literary history, 19th century, U.S. history