Links and Resources

Links, Music and Youtube videos to enhance your understanding of the Good Neighbors Trilogy.

Corn Palace 1920-30

Second Corn Palace in S.D.

Links and Resources

The Good Neighbors Trilogy Links and Resources

How Did All of This Happen?—Click Here

Historic News Clippings whose subjects appear
in The Good Neighbors Trilogy

1. PBS Special "The Dust Bowl" documentary article.

2. Blizzard Kills 500

3. Couple's wedding in 1936 rocked by blast
4. Powder House Blast

Romanian Music

Doina de jale by Zamfir (Youtube)

Colaj Invartite

Suita Orchestrala Din Ardeal

Leonard Lordache Tambal Solo

The Maiden's Fair Romania BBC Fast track

American Music

Varsity Drag with dancing

Varsity drag - Piano roll


The Dust Bowl of Okllahoma

Dust Bowl - Wikipedia

List of Midwest Gangsters during the Depression

Gangsters during the depression - PBS Special

Lindbergh's Trans Atlantic Flight (1927)

Route 66 Wikipedia


Romanian Music

Miorita Old Pastoral Epic Ballad

Romanian traditional dance (Hora din Moldova)

Hava Nagila

American Music

Where The Blue Of The Night-Glen Cross Orchestra

"Yes, Sir! That's My Baby!" (Lee Morse, 1925)

"Aint She Sweet?" (Gene Austin, 1927

"Happy Days are Here Again!" (Ben Selvin and the Crooners, 1930)

It's a Long Way to Tippeary - John McCormack

John Philip Sousa - The Stars and Stripes Forever March

Roy Hogsed "Red Wing", lyrics Thurland Chattaway

The Soggy Bottom Boys - In The Jailhouse Now ft. Tim Blake Nelson

Articles (American)

Jimmie Rodgers - Wikipedia

Tom Mix - Wikipedia

Hoovervilles - Wikipedia

Herbert Hoover - 31st President

Prohibition in the United States

Homestead Act - Wikipedia

1918 Flu Epidemic - audio documentary

Hillbilly Music - Wikipedia

Bonus Army march

John Philip Sousa



Related Books

Charted Peasant Designs from Saxon Transylvania - Dover Books

Articles (Romanian)

Iron Guard


Vlad Tepes







Debts and Vengeance

Cover photo of Leavenworth Federal Penitentiary by

American Music

Christians Gypsy From Romanian - Hava Naghila. Cowboys Lullaby

Cowboy's Lullaby - Sung to her by her parents

Bolero - Maurice Ravel

Itzhak Perlman plays Klezmer

Klezmer Clarinet Solo - Edgar Groll

Mazal Tov Wedding songs Medley - famous Jewish Klezmer Music

Garryowen 'They Died With Their Boots On'

March "Garry Owen"\

Long Side the Santa Fe Trail - Jules Allen

Long Side the Santa Fe Trail - Ed McCurdy

Jimmie Rodgers The singing brakeman

Waiting for a train

T.B. Blues (1931)

“T” for Texas

In the Jailhouse Now

Mario Lanz a - Santa Lucia(very rare)

Ed McCurdy - Strawberry Roan (American cowboy song)

She'll be coming round the Mountain

Cab Calloway - Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea 1931

When Irish Eyes are Smiling

When Irish Eyes are Smiling - Memorial for Ted Kennedy

I'll Take you Home Again, Kathleen

I'll Take you Home Again Kathleen - Josef Locke

La Boheme - Maria Callas

Marien Dorleijn - The Ballad Of Barbara Allen (Traditional)

Row, Row, Row Your Boat - in Rounds

Roy Drusky - Second Hand Rose

Second Hand Rose - by Fanny Brice

Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong: Dream A Little Dream Of Me

Mario Lanza - Funiculi , Funicula

Badger Clark, Poet laureate of South Dakota, who wrote Cowboys Lullaby

American Articles

The Sweet Science of Bruising

Boxer similar-sized to Vesuvio Demonado and Boris Plavenko

Giant Warrior Strain

Devils Tower

Mount Rushmore

Custer State Park

Black Elk Peak (formerly Harney Peak)

Sylvan Lake

Needles Peaks, S.D.

Battle of the Little Bighorn

Sitting Bull

Gall Phizi - Native American Leader

Crazy Horse

George Armstrong Custer - Wikipedia

Seventh Cavalry - Wikipedia

Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

Standing Rock Indian Reservation

Forgiveness Ceremony: Veterans Kneel at Standing Rock

Musings on Horses by Marie Skuffeeda

Mama’s Italian Wedding Soup

Pipestone National Monument

Vienna Before Hitler by Trudy Dallas