Kate Macahan's sister, Molly Culhane, joins the family. A Mormon family arrives at the homestead while fleeing religious persecution, but the patriarch soon charms Laura. Zeb mediates between the Army and the angry Sioux after a Russian royalty kills a buffalo on Sioux land. Luke aids a local sheriff and meets his feisty daughter.
Did You Know?
The Russian Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich visited the United States and was in the Midwest, arriving at Ft. McPherson on 13 January 1872. The buffalo hunt followed the next day, with Buffalo Bill Cody leading the party. See more
1868 - A terrible civil war was three years in the past. The golden railroad spike which was to tie two oceans together would be pounded home one year in the future and the first great herd of cattle was driven up the dusty trails from Texas. It was a time of explosive enterprise and enormous tension. While the civil war had left thousands homeless and impoverished, peaceful religious sects were still facing dreadful persecution and the bitterness between indian and white was ...