Danes in Wisconsin
Danes in Wisconsin: Revised and Expanded Edition
By Frederick Hale
Wisconsin Territory's first Dane arrived in 1829, and by 1860 the state's Danish-born population had reached 1,150. Frederick Hale offers a concise introduction to Wisconsin's Danish settlers, exploring their reasons for leaving their homeland, describing their difficult journeys, and examining their adjustments to life on Wisconsin soil.
72 pages, 34 b/w photos, 1 map, 6 x 9", 6 ounces
Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press