The Children S Blizzard Of 1888

Author: Nel Yomtov
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 1512421138
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On January 12, 1888, a sudden blizzard barreled across Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, and the Dakota Territory.

The Children S Blizzard

Author: David Laskin
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 9780061866524
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This P.S. edition features an extra 16 pages of insights into the book, including author interviews, recommended reading, and more.

The Children S Blizzard

Author: Davat BUkbu
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As Laskin (Partisans) writes in this gripping chronicle of meteorological chance and human folly and error, the School Children's Blizzard, as it came to be known, was "a clean, fine blade through the history of the prairie," a turning ...

Schoolhouse Blizzard

Author: Jesse Russell
Publisher: Book on Demand Limited
ISBN: 9785511222028
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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Schoolhouse Blizzard, also known as the Schoolchildren's Blizzard or the Children's Blizzard, hit the U.S. plains states on January 12, 1888.

Disasters And Tragic Events An Encyclopedia Of Catastrophes In American History 2 Volumes

Author: Mitchell Newton-Matza
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610691660
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In all, 235 people were killed, most of them children who were either caught in
their schoolhouses without fuel for the stoves or out in the open. While the storm
was severe, it was eclipsed in scope by the more reported “Killer Blizzard” that hit
the East Coast several months later. While that blizzard shut down many of the
major urban areas, the “children's blizzard” was far more deadly due in no small
part to the lack of shelter in the Plains. To this day, one of the legacies of the
Children's ...

Schoolhouse Blizzard

Author: Lambert M. Surhone
Publisher: Betascript Publishing
ISBN: 9786130559045
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The Weather Almanac

Author: Steven L. Horstmeyer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118015209
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January. 1888. The "Schoolhouse Blizzard” or "School Children's Blizzard” or “
Children's Blizzard” of January 12th was named for three students of Lois Royce
in Plainview, NE who became trapped in the one-room schoolhouse as the
blizzard struck. When they ran out of fuel they attempted to go 82 yards to a
boarding house. Visibility was so low they lost their way and the students died.

Anna S Blizzard

Author: Alison Hart
Publisher: Peachtree Publishers
ISBN: 1561459275
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Author Alison Hart offers young readers a dramatic story of rescue and survival set in a nineteenth-century homesteading community and featuring a plucky, determined protagonist.

White Snow Black Lace

Author: Constance Mahood
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595284612
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White Snow Black Lace is a story based on the historical events of the1888 blizzard that went down in history as the "School Children's Blizzard of 1888.