This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
The Salinas Valley - The story takes place in this fertile area of Northern California.
King City, California - This is a town close to the farm settled by Samuel Hamilton.
The Trask Farm - Cyrus Trask works here in Connecticut, and after Adam leaves to go into the Army and Cyrus takes his position of secretary of war in Washington, Charles stays back and works here alone.
The Inns - Mr. Edwards keeps a network of these throughout New England, and Charles makes a habit of visiting them periodically.
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