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Pioneer Spirit and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Family

Special | 23m 40s

Jennifer Van Haaften, Assistant Director of the Wisconsin Veterans Museum, discusses how the lives of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s pioneer family was portrayed in her novels and presents a more complex image of what it was like to live on the prairie during the late nineteenth century.

Aired: 03/20/18

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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