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Mother's Gift, A

Mother's Gift, A

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Sunday, April 16, 1995 11.5 19 2
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  • Season: 1994-95
  • Network: CBS
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Family Drama, Farm Story, Period Piece
  • Based On: A Lantern in Her Hand written by Bess Streeter Aldrich
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the novel " A Lantern in Her Hand" by Bess Streeter Aldrich. In post Civil War Iowa a young woman runs off with her boyfriend to the wilderness of the Nebraska Territory. They marry, and over the course of many years she and her growing brood farm the new land, battle the elements and settle familial discord.


Production Company:

  • RHI Ent IAW TeleVest

Production Type:

  • Independent
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