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Pioneers

author: Fradin, Dennis B
Discusses the reasons people had for going to live in newly-discovered or newly-settled lands, as the American West of the nineteenth century, the hardships they faced, and their influence on history.
910
year: 1984
copies: 17
call number/section: 910
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An American Pioneer Family

author: May, Robin
Surveys the daily life of pioneer families in the American West, describing their travel, homes, clothing, food and drink, health, education, religion, recreation, and relationships with each other.
978
year: 1987
copies: 9
call number/section: 978
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Daniel Boone, Frontier Adventures

author: Brandt, Keith
Traces the boyhood years of the celebrated frontiersman who, as a Quaker in Pennsylvania, learned the skills which would make him the leader in opening up the Wilderness Road to Kentucky.
920
year: 1983
copies: 4
call number/section: 920
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Daniel Boone

author: Greene, Carol
A biography of explorer and pioneer Daniel Boone.
920
year: 1990
copies: 9
call number/section: 920
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Daniel Boone

author: Wilkie, Katharine Elliott
A brief biography of the frontier hero who first explored Kentucky and later opened passages to the West.
920
year: 1991
copies: 5
call number/section: 920
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Kit Carson

author: Gleiter, Jan, Vestal, Stanley
A biography of Kit Carson highlighting his friendship with Native Americans and his work as a guide for John C.
920
year: 1995
copies: 14
call number/section: 920
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Laura Ingalls Wilder

author: Giff, Patricia Reilly
A biography of the author of the "Little House" books, including the years of her marriage to Almanzo Wilder.
920
year: 2014
copies: 78
call number/section: 920
lexile: 780

Kids In Pioneer Times

author: Wroble, Lisa A
Discusses the lives of two children whose family settled on the frontier in what is now South Dakota, describing their home, clothes, food, and daily activities.
978
year: 1997
copies: 16
call number/section: 978
lexile: 730

The Story Of Davy Crockett

author: Retan, Walter
Meet Davy the bear hunter; "Indian" fighter; politician; tall-tale teller and humorist - in short, the forever-young frontier hero.
920
year: 1997
copies: 9
call number/section: 920
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My Prairie Year

author: Harvey, Brett
Nine-year old Elenore describes her experiences living with her family in the Dakota Territory in the late nineteenth century.
FIC
year: 1986
copies: 12
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 1000

Susanna Of The Alamo

author: Jakes, John
Relates the experiences of the Texas woman who, along with her baby, survived the 1836 massacre at the Alamo.
976.4
year: 1986
copies: 16
call number/section: 976.4
lexile: 630

Buffalo Gals

author: Miller, Brandon Marie
Text and photographs tell the story of pioneer women: schoolmarms, ranchers, shopkeepers, doctors, mail-order brides, as well as, Native American women.
978
year: 1997
copies: 30
call number/section: 978
lexile: 1110

Settler Sayings

author: Kalman, Bobbie
Explains the source of various sayings and expressions from the American frontier, as well as how they are used today.
428
year: 1994
copies: 21
call number/section: 428
lexile: 910

Narcissa Whitman, Brave Pioneer

author: Sabin, Louis
Focuses on events from youth of a missionary who was the first white woman to cross the Rocky Mountains.
FIC
year: 1982
copies: 25
call number/section: FIC
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Daniel Boone

author: Gleiter, Jan
A biography of the legendary hero of the American frontier, emphasizing his skill as a woodsman, exploration of the Cumberland Gap, and relationship with native Americans.
920
year: 1985
copies: 5
call number/section: 920
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