The "house in town" Laura described. Built by Charles Ingalls for his family, this house, still in it's original location in DeSmet, SD, was the last home he and Caroline lived in. close to where I grew up
Garth WIlliams and Margaret Wise Brown's Heartbreaking Forgotten Masterpiece: Three Little Animals (First Edition,
8th US President Martin Van Buren
He was the first president to be born a United States citizen. Of Dutch ancestry, he is the only US president who spoke English as a second language. As president, Van Buren was blamed for the depression of 1837; hostile newspapers called him "Martin Van Ruin".
Cicely Mary Barker Print - "WASSAIL, WASSAIL TO OUR TOWN" - Offset Lithograph - c1930