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Eighty Years on the Plains: Part 2

Sept. 1948: Marie Rose Smith chronicles her personal experiences of life on the Prairies

Eighty Years on the Plains: Part 2
by Marie Rose Smith

Beginning with Chapter 3, Marie describes a variety of “home industries” such as pemmican-making and tanning hides. She also recounts the utility of Red River carts, stories of indian warfare, and the devastating effects of smallpox.

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