Danes in Wisconsin

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.

Paperback: $9.95

ISBN: 978-0-87020-366-4

72 pages, 34 b/w photos, 1 map, 6 x 9", 6 ounces

Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press


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