Rose Wilder Lane was born in in De Smet, Dakota Territory. She was the first child of Almanzo and Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of the "Little House on the Prairie" book series for children. Rose's story is inspiring, she was a very accomplished woman.
Laura Ingalls Wilder wrote the Little House books, but she was also a prolific writer of magazine and newspaper articles. If you haven't read the Little House books, there's just something BADLY WRONG with you.
"The real things haven't changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong." ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder Author of Little House on the Prairie