Little House on the Prairie: Season 5 is a DVD box set which includes of the episodes from season five of the Little House on the Prairie television series. It was released in region one on June 29, 2004 and in region two on August 4, 2008. In the United States, original episodes from season five aired from September 11, 1978 to March 19, 1979.
In the television rankings for 1978 to 1979 season five ranked in at number 14.
- Due to the economic problems the Ingalls, Olesons and Garveys leave Walnut Grove and settle in Winoka for a time.
- Walnut Grove is revitalized by its former residents. Lars Hanson dies.
- Mary and Adam's relationship grows and they eventually marry and have a child.
- The former prize fighter Joe Kagan comes to live in Walnut Grove becoming its first colored resident.
- Albert comes to live with the Ingalls.
- Due to lack of money, the Winoka School for the Blind in Winoka is forced to close but the citizens of Walnut Grove, most especially Mrs. Oleson donate money to turn Hanson's old house into a new school for the blind, dubbed the Harriet Oleson School for the Blind, run by Hester-Sue Terhune and Adam Kendall.
- Michael Landon as Charles Ingalls
- Karen Grassle as Caroline Ingalls
- Melissa Gilbert as Laura Ingalls
- Melissa Sue Anderson as Mary Ingalls Kendall
- Linwood Boomer as Adam Kendall
- Matthew Laborteaux as Albert Quinn
- Lindsay and Sidney Greenbush as Carrie Ingalls
- Richard Bull as Nels Oleson
- Katherine MacGregor as Harriet Oleson
- Alison Arngrim as Nellie Oleson
- Jonathan Gilbert as Willie Oleson
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