Pioneering with Grandmother (reprint of winning BECHS essay that appeared in The Free Press in 1934)

Roberta Warnke
Issue Date: 
Winter 2000

The author recounts stories told to her by her grandmother about herself and her family’s experiences on the Minnesota Valley frontier, creating a vivid picture of pioneer life.

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Rath, Voght, Beauford, Tivoli, May, St. Clair, Brown, Mankato, Le Sueur River, Ady, Sioux Massacre Owatonna