Young woman needs more than her husband can provide in 1860s Montana.
Four months of mud, mosquitoes, sickness! Four months of temperatures that ranged from intense cold to unbelievable heat. That is how long it took to travel from Iowa to Montana in 1866. I think I can remember every step of the journey. We started off by loaded up every possession we had into our wagon, and set off to make a new life. I was only eighteen, but Thomas, my husband, was older....Read On