Swedes in Wisconsin
Swedes in Wisconsin : Revised and Expanded Edition
by: Frederick hale
In 1841, six young Swedes sailed from Sweden and by that fall has established New Uppsala, Wisconsin's first Swedish settlement. From 1850 through the late 1880s nearly eight thousand Swedes settled in Wisconsin. This updated editions includes new photos and the selected letters of Swedish novelist Fredrika Bremer, who chronicled her observations and experiences during a tour of Wisconsin in 1850.
72 pages, b/w photos, 9 x 6 inches
Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press