The Resource Little heathens : hard times and high spirits on an Iowa farm during the Great Depression, Mildred Armstrong Kalish

Little heathens : hard times and high spirits on an Iowa farm during the Great Depression, Mildred Armstrong Kalish

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Little heathens : hard times and high spirits on an Iowa farm during the Great Depression
Title
Little heathens
Title remainder
hard times and high spirits on an Iowa farm during the Great Depression
Statement of responsibility
Mildred Armstrong Kalish
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir from a schoolteacher of growing up in the heart of the Midwest during the Great Depression describes life on an Iowa farm during a time of endless work, resourcefulness, no tolerance for idleness or waste, family, and kinship
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kalish, Mildred Armstrong
Dewey number
  • 977.7/61033092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F627.B4
LC item number
K35 2007
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
F627.B4
NAL item number
K35 2007
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Kalish, Mildred Armstrong
  • Kalish, Mildred Armstrong
  • Farm life
  • Benton County (Iowa)
  • Depressions
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • Rural families
  • Benton County (Iowa)
  • Benton County (Iowa)
  • Iowa
  • Kalish, Mildred Armstrong
  • Vie rurale
  • Crises économiques
  • New Deal
  • États-Unis
Label
Little heathens : hard times and high spirits on an Iowa farm during the Great Depression, Mildred Armstrong Kalish
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Instantiates
Publication
Contents
1: The family -- Foreground -- Great-Grandpa Jonathan -- Aunt Belle -- Thanksgiving -- 2: Building character -- Oral influences -- Literary influences -- Religious influences -- Thrift -- Medicine -- Chores -- Farm food -- An especially pleasant chore -- Water windmill -- Milking and other nightly chores -- Wash day -- Outhouses -- 3: Fall/Winter -- Country school: Monroe Number 6 -- Box social -- Gathering nuts -- Gathering wood -- Winter is Icumen in, Lhude sing Goddamm! -- Town school: Garrison -- 4: Spring/Summer -- Leisure time -- Gardening -- Spring in Yankee Grove -- May baskets -- Birds -- Animal tales -- Raccoons and other critters
Extent
1 online resource (x, 292 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036674192
Label
Little heathens : hard times and high spirits on an Iowa farm during the Great Depression, Mildred Armstrong Kalish
Link
Publication
Contents
1: The family -- Foreground -- Great-Grandpa Jonathan -- Aunt Belle -- Thanksgiving -- 2: Building character -- Oral influences -- Literary influences -- Religious influences -- Thrift -- Medicine -- Chores -- Farm food -- An especially pleasant chore -- Water windmill -- Milking and other nightly chores -- Wash day -- Outhouses -- 3: Fall/Winter -- Country school: Monroe Number 6 -- Box social -- Gathering nuts -- Gathering wood -- Winter is Icumen in, Lhude sing Goddamm! -- Town school: Garrison -- 4: Spring/Summer -- Leisure time -- Gardening -- Spring in Yankee Grove -- May baskets -- Birds -- Animal tales -- Raccoons and other critters
Extent
1 online resource (x, 292 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036674192

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