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Homesteading on the Prairies

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Set in Manitoba in the 1890s, the story traces an Ontario farm family as they move west in search of cheap land. They experience travel on the recently completed CPR, build a sod house, battle a prairie fire and celebrate their first harvest.

1995, 11 min 01 s

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Silver Apple Award - Category: Filmstrips / History, Economics and Government
National Educational Media Network Competition
April 29 to May 1 1988, Oakland - USA

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