Laura Ingalls Wilder


Born
in near Pepin, Wisconsin, The United States
February 07, 1867

Died
February 10, 1957

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Influences
own experience, her daughter Rose Wilder Lane


Ingalls wrote a series of historical fiction books for children based on her childhood growing up in a pioneer family. She also wrote a regular newspaper column and kept a diary as an adult moving from South Dakota to Missouri, the latter of which has been published as a book.

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