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Author Ise, John, 1885-1969.

Title Sod and stubble : the story of a Kansas homestead / by John Ise ; illustrated by Howard Simon.

Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1967]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  917.81215 Is26s 1967    ---  Available
 Axe Kansas Collection  917.81215 Is26s 1967 c.2  ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Special Collections Baron  917.81215 Is26s 1967 c.3  ---  Lib Use Only
 Eureka Fiction  F Ise    ---  Available
 FSCC Kansas Collection  K 917.812 Is2 1936    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Kansas Collection  K 917.81 Ise    ---  Available
Description xii pages, 326 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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Note "A Bison book."
Reprint of the 1936 ed.
Summary An account of the lives of the author's parents.
Contents Preface -- The new homestead -- The neighbors -- The first months in the log cabin -- The mad wolf -- The bright-eyed baby -- Grasshoppers -- Two letters -- The great menace again -- The prairie smiles once more -- The new house and a trip back home -- Dangers of pioneering -- Henry signs a note -- The coming of the railroad -- A prairie fire -- The retreat of the defeated legion -- Unkind seasons -- Good years, and the new home -- Trouble for the little children -- A happy day, and an anxious night -- A sick baby -- More hard years and hard problems -- Henry buys a windmill and sells some cattle -- More drouth [drought] and anxiety -- Good crops and the new barn -- Trouble in school and church -- A dust storm -- The darkness before the dawn -- Better times -- The end of a brave fight -- Rosie and the children manage -- The sale, and the end of pioneering.
Illustrations: Breaking ground -- Chased by a buffalo -- Working in the corn -- The railroad comes to Downs -- Henry goes for wood -- Building the new house -- Henry -- Rosie.
Subject Ise, Rosa Christina Haag, 1856-
Ise, Henry Christopher, 1841-1900.
Ise, Henry Christopher, 1841-1900. (OCoLC)fst00368350
Ise, Rosa Christina Haag, 1856- (OCoLC)fst00368351
Frontier and pioneer life -- Kansas -- Osborne County.
Frontier and pioneer life. (OCoLC)fst00935370
Kansas -- Osborne County. (OCoLC)fst01207821
Added Author Simon, Howard, 1903-1979, illustrator.

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