by Martha Jean Stewart
About the Book
Flagland is the story of a farm in the rich swampland of Southeast Missouri that was part of the push to
About the Author
Martha Jean “Jeanie” Stewart was a retired teacher in Columbia, Missouri. She and her husband, Bill were active in the oversight of Jeanie Hubbard’s family farm, sometimes called “Flagland” for the once-ubiquitous flags of swamp grass waving across the swampland before the reclamation project called “The Little River Drainage System” drained the land. Jeanie was a multi-talented woman, and a gifted writer and avid reader before her death in 2016 at age eighty-two.