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Stolen from the Garden

Stolen from the Garden

The inside story of the shocking Piper kidnapping: from the abduction and recovery, through the grueling investigation and trials, and into the Pipers’ haunted final years.

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Laura Ingalls and sisters

Laura Ingalls Wilder

The Little House series offered generations of children a glimpse into life on the nineteenth-century American prairie and immortalized a sod house on the banks of Minnesota's Plum Creek.

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Faribault Revival Stripe Scarf

Faribault Revival Stripe Scarf

The iconic trade blanket look is now available as a cozy warm scarf, suitable for Minnesota winters.

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ID Badge

A military installation identification badge issued to 1st Lt. Graham E. Elvgren in 1944. Used by...