Reading Your Way Through History

May 20, 2006

19th Century AD – 1861-1899

Filed under: S 19th Century — Alicia @ 11:20 pm

Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates by Mary Mapes Dodge (1865)

"The Miracle of Dubna, Poland", EM 179-180 (1867)

Giant of the Western Trail, The Life of Fr. de Smet by Fr. Michael McHugh (1838-1875)

In Search of Troy: One Man's Quest for Homer's Fabled City by Giovanni Caselli (first dig at Troy begins, 1871)

Movie: Babette’s Feast (made in 1987 – Danish with subtitles – set in 19th century Denmark)

Winter Danger by William O. Steele

“Chief Joseph Surrenders”, Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce, October 5, 1877

Katie: The Young Life of Mother Katherine Drexel by Claire Jordan Mohan (1858-1955)

Little House on the Prairie Series by Laura Ingalls Wilder (1867-1957)

When Jesuits were Giants by Cornelius Buckley, S.J. (1883)

Old Sam: Dakota Trotter by Don Alonzo Taylor (1880s)

Brave Buffalo Fighter by John Fitzgerald (late 1800s)

Mother Cabrini: Missionary to the World by Frances Parkinson Keyes (1850-1917)

The Orphans Find a Home: A St. Frances Cabrini Story by Joan Stromberg

The Story of My Life by Helen Keller (1880-1968)

John Henry Cardinal Newman (1801-1890)

St. Katherine Drexel, Friend of the Oppressed by Ellen Tarry (1858-1955)

Saint Pius X: The Farm Boy Who Became Pope (1835-1914 papacy 1903-1914)


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