Pa's Claim Shanty reconstructed as seen from Laura's Hilltop. DeSmet is visible from it's windows about a mile to the Northwest.
The Slough Laura wrote of from which Pa harvested the Slough Grass with which they heated the Store during The Long Winter. PIC taken from the Claim Shanty porch.
This original Claim Shanty from the adjacent Homestead was donated and moved onto the Ingalls Homestead by the Sullivans.