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Montana 1883
The Homesteaders
Animation of homesteaders Meet the families who lived through the frontier experience.
Homestead History
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Welcome to FRONTIER HOUSE, which premiered in April of 2002 on PBS. (Check local listings for rebroadcasts.) With frequent updates from the field, this Web site followed three families experiencing life in 1883. Would they have survived the winter?

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