150th Commemorative Items for Sale
New merchandise for the 150th Anniversary of the Homestead Act has arrived! The shelves of the monument bookstore are now stocked with commemorative pins, mugs, key chains, and magnets. You can check them out here on our website or visit our bookstore today!
Did You Know?
While plowing 1 acre of ground, the homesteader walked 10 miles. So to plow the required 10 acres for his homestead, the homesteader had to walk a minimum of 100 miles.