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A pioneer sampler : [electronic resource] the daily life of a pioneer family in 1840 / by Barbara Greenwood ; illustrated by Heather Collins.

By: Greenwood, Barbara, 1940-.
Contributor(s): Collins, Heather [ill.] | Greenwood, Barbara, 1940-. Pioneer story.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1995Edition: 1st American ed.Description: 240 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0395715407; 9780395715406; 0395883938; 9780395883938.Subject(s): Frontier and pioneer life -- North America -- Juvenile literature | North America -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature | Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) | West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs | Vie des pionniers -- Canada -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse | Vie des pionniers -- Canada -- Romans pour la jeunesse | Canada -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature | Canada -- Moeurs et coutumes -- 19e siècle -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesseDDC classification: 971.3 Online resources: Publisher description | Contributor biographical information | Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
The Robertsons -- Signs of Spring -- Maple-Sugaring -- School Days -- Baby Animals -- Finding a Honey Tree -- Granny's Story -- Milking -- Sheep-Shearing -- The Peddler's Visit -- Fishing -- Harvesting the Crops -- A Visit to the General Store -- Building the New House -- The Cornhusking Bee -- Shadow Stories -- Lost in the Woods -- Moving Day -- Christmas Visiting -- Hogmanay.
Summary: Tells stories and shows how chores were done.
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Originally published: A pioneer story : the daily life of a Canadian family in 1840. West Toronto : Kids Can Press, c1994.

Includes index.

The Robertsons -- Signs of Spring -- Maple-Sugaring -- School Days -- Baby Animals -- Finding a Honey Tree -- Granny's Story -- Milking -- Sheep-Shearing -- The Peddler's Visit -- Fishing -- Harvesting the Crops -- A Visit to the General Store -- Building the New House -- The Cornhusking Bee -- Shadow Stories -- Lost in the Woods -- Moving Day -- Christmas Visiting -- Hogmanay.

Tells stories and shows how chores were done.

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A pioneer sampler : by Greenwood, Barbara, ©1995
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