Category: LauraPalooza 2010: Legacies

Preserving the Legacy Through Unwavering Support

Have you ever been the lucky winner of an item at one of the Laurapalooza Auctions?  Ever wondered where the money raised by these auctions goes?  Do you know how the Laura Ingalls Wilder Legacy and Research Association actually supports

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Strangers Welcome!

The Countdown to LauraPalooza 2015 has begun. Before we pack our bags and head to South Dakota for a weekend of education, celebration and fun, some of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Legacy & Research Association board members are taking a

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From Ohio to Mankato

The Countdown to LauraPalooza 2015 has begun. Before we pack our bags and head to South Dakota for a weekend of education, celebration and fun, some of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Legacy & Research Association board members are taking a

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Sharing Laura

What Would Laura Do? I think she’d enjoy this time spent with her daughter.

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And One More on the Way Roundup 2012

A collection of all the And One More on the Way posts to date.

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My Favorite Things – Part 4

A couple of rows ahead of me sat a girl I did not know, a girl whose head bobbed vigorously at every mention of familiar Laura references, a girl whose enthusiasm was so palpable that it touched the inner recesses of my Laura-soul and brought me great delight.

This, I thought… this is what Laurapalooza is all about.

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Jim Hicks—Physics in Laura's World

Who talked about sled speed and wheat-sack weight and physics to show how Almanzo and Cap may have saved De Smet? This guy.

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Two Wonderful Recent Laura-Related Articles

A new life for the Little House musical, and how LauraPalooza connected Dale Cockrell and Dean Butler.

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More on "The Legacy of Laura Ingalls Wilder"

On why the PBS pledge drive in June 2012 is a good thing for the Laura Ingalls Wilder community

Posted in Dean Butler's Legacy Documentaries, Laura's Legacy, LauraPalooza 2010: Legacies, LauraPalooza 2012, Pa's Fiddle, Research

Cabinetmaker Builds Replicas of Laura's Lap Desk

We interview cabinetmaker David Johnson about the replicas he builds of Laura’s lap desk.

Posted in LauraPalooza 2010: Legacies, LIW-Related Items, On the Way Home, Rose Wilder Lane