The series, set in the towns of Walnut Grove in Plumb Creek, Minnesota, during during the 1870s, follows events in the lives of the pioneering Ingalls family. Their experiences as homesteaders in the vastly unsettled frontier are viewed through the eyes of Laura Ingalls, the second-born daughter.
Last EpisodeTV Movie: Bless All the Dear Children Aired: Dec. 17, 1984
Rose is kidnapped by a woman who wants a child of her own.
Series Fun Facts
- CASTLE THUNDER: Heard every time it storms.
- Melissa Gilbert (Laura Ingalls Wilder) appeared in 191 of the series' 205 episodes, more than anyone else. In second place is Karen Grassle (Caroline Ingalls), who appeared in 172 episodes.
- Laura Ingalls (Melissa Gilbert) and Willie Olsen (Jonathan Gilbert) were brother and sister in real life.