Laura, 1884, 17 years old, taken when she and Almanzo were courting.

Caroline Celestia "Carrie" Ingalls Swanzey (Aug 3, 1870 - June 2, 1946) Caroline Celestia Ingalls (Carrie) was born in Montgomery County, Kansas. Although she was born during the events of Little House on the Prairie, this is not made known in the books. The reason for this is that Laura first wrote Little House in the Big Woods with no intention of writing an entire series of books. However, due to the success of this book and Farmer Boy, Laura was persuaded to continue the story of ...

Mary Ingalls during her years at the Iowa College for the Blind. She was enrolled on Nov. 23, 1881 at the age of 16.

Obituary of Almanzo Wilder.

Rose Wilder, daughter of Laura Ingalls and Almanzo Wilder, ca. 1889

Almanzo, 1894, 37 years old

Ingalls family - Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder Documentary

Lansford Whiting Ingalls, born Nov. 12, 1812 in Quebec, Canada. Photo shows him at age 50. Father of Charles P. Ingalls; grandfather of Laura Ingalls Wilder.

Essential reading during my childhood.

Half a century before famed Helen Keller, the "Original Helen Keller," Laura Dewey Bridgman, became the first deaf and blind person to learn a language. Her story inspired Helen Keller's parents to have Helen be educated.

Rose Wilder Lane, daughter of Almanzo and Laura Ingalls Wilder.

Rose Wilder Lane, daughter of Almanzo and laura ingalls wilder | Laura Ingalls Wilder at the Hoover Library-Museum--Pioneering journeys ...

Laura Ingalls Wilder

Rose Wilder Lane was born in 1886, in De Smet, Dakota Territory. She was the first child of Almanzo and Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of the "Little House on the Prairie" book series for children? Rose's story is inspiring, she was a very accomplished woman.

The Loving family. Just 45 years ago, 16 states deemed marriages between two people of different races illegal. But in 1967, the U.S. Supreme Court considered the case of Richard Perry Loving, who was white, and his wife, Mildred Loving, of African American and Native American descent. The case changed history.

Grace Ingalls Dow and husband Nathan on their wedding day

Almanzo Wilder & Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura's Ingalls Wilder obituary

Laura Ingalls Wilder’s parents, Caroline and Charles Ingalls.

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks -- A poor black tobacco farmer whose cells—taken without her knowledge in 1951 and now called HeLa cells—became one of the most important tools in medicine, vital for developing the polio vaccine, cloning, gene mapping, in vitro fertilization, and more. Henrietta’s cells have been bought and sold by the billions, yet she remains virtually unknown, and her family can’t afford health insurance.