Smiling Hill Farm Author:Miram E. Mason This book is used in the Calvert School 3rd Grade program.It is a delightfully written and illustrated reader that covers ~Pioneer Days 1817 - 1823~ and ~The Red Brick House 1847 - 1857~ and ~The New Pioneers 1935 -1937~. — Here's an excerpt from the first page — "The Great Woods" — More than a hundred years ago a muddy wagon drawn by four tired ox... more »en came slowly through the dark woods which covered the western part of our country. The trees were tall and thick and old,for they had covered the land for many years. ............Rivers ran through the woods; and sometimes Indians paddled their canoes along the water.
That's just the beginning. The little house on Smiling Hill Farm sees many exciting changes recorded for you in "Smiling Hill Farm".« less