Charles Ingalls and Caroline Quiner Ingalls are shown in an undated photo, most likely taken shortly after their marriage in 1860. Records show Charles Ingalls spent at least part of his boyhood in Kane County.
Mary Power (left), Laura Ingalls Wilder's best friend, lived across the street from her in DeSmet. They attended school together and she is described as one of Laura's closest childhood friends. They lost touch after Laura's marriage.