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Special thanks to
Harlan Boss Foundation for the Arts 

and Laurie M. Murphy
for generously supporting the publication of this book.

Click to order the book from Ramsey County Historical Society, or check with your local bookseller.

List price $20.00

RCHS member price $18.00 

Learn more on the publisher's website

Grasshoppers in My Bed:
Lillie Belle Gibbs, Minnesota Farm Girl, 1877

Author: Terry Swanson

Illustrator: Peggy Stern

Ramsey County Historical Society

Saint Paul, Minnesota

May 2022

ISBN:  978-0-934294-83-6

Softcover, 7" x  4"

176 pages; 138 diary entries,
over 200 illustrations, map


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