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Family Maps of Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, Deluxe Edition

By: Boyd, Gregory A.

Price: $29.95  $29.94

Publisher: Norman, OK, Arphax Publishing Co.:

Our Product Number: AA1365

ISBN: 1420313657

Condition: New. 2010. First Edition


210 pages. Locating original landowners in maps has never been an easy task--until now. This volume in the Family Maps series contains newly created maps of original landowners (patent maps) in what is now Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, gleaned from the indexes of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. But it offers much more than that. For each township in the county, there are two additional maps accompanying the patent map: a road map and a map showing waterways, ... View more info

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Norwegians in Wisconsin

By: Fapso, Richard

Price: $9.95  $9.95

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin Historical Society Press:

Our Product Number: UWI007

ISBN: 0870203347

Condition: New. 2001


Index. . 72 pages. (Ethnic Ser. ) . This perennially popular book, now revised and expanded with additional historical photos and documents, offers a concise introduction to Wisconsin's Norwegian immigrants. The narrative examines the mass migration of Norwegians from 1837, when Ole Nattestad became the first Norwegian settler in Wisconsin, to the late nineteenth century, when Norwegian immigration largely came to a close. The volume demonstrates the efforts of immigran... View more info

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Swedes in Wisconsin

By: Hale, Frederick

Price: $9.95  $9.95

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin Historical Society Press:

Our Product Number: UWI008

ISBN: 0870203371

Condition: New. 2002


Index. . 72 pages. (Ethnic Ser. ) . In Swedes in Wisconsin, Frederick Hale relates the reasons these emigrants left for the New World, their arduous journeys, and their establishment of communities in Wisconsin, including the state's first Swedish settlement, New Upsala at Pine Lake in Waukesha County. New to this edition are the selected letters of Swedish novelist and feminist Frederika Bremer, who visited Wisconsin in the autumn of 1850. During her two-week tr... View more info

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Danes in Wisconsin

By: Hale, Frederick

Price: $9.95  $9.95

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.A., Wisconsin Historical Society Press:

Our Product Number: UWI004

ISBN: 0870203665

Condition: New. 2005


Illus. , index. . 71 pages. Wisconsin Territory's first Dane arrived in 1829, and by 1860 the state's Danish-born population had reached 1,150. Yet these newcomers remained only a small segment of Wisconsin's cultural mosaic, and the challenges of adapting to life in this new land shaped their experience. In this book, the author explores their reasons for leaving their homeland, describing their difficult journeys, and examining their adjustments to their new life. View more info

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Finns in Wisconsin

By: Knipping, Mark

Price: $9.95  $9.95

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin Historical Society Press:

Our Product Number: UWI005

ISBN: 0870203908

Condition: New. 2008


0.15 x 8.97 x 5.94 Inches. 72 pages. People of Wisconsin View more info

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Wisconsin Indians

By: Lurie, Nancy O.

Price: $9.95  $9.95

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin Historical Society Press:

Our Product Number: UWI011

ISBN: 0870203304

Condition: New. 2002


Index. . 86 pages. This best-selling short history of Wisconsin's native peoples is now updated and expanded to include events through the end of the twentieth century. From the treaty-making era to the reawakening of tribal consciousness in the 1960s to the profound changes brought about by Indian gaming. Lurie's classic account remains the best concise treatment of the subject. View more info

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Some Pioneer Families of Wisconsin: An Index

By: Patterson, Betty

Price: $10.00  $10.00

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin State Genealogical Society:

Our Product Number: UWI033

Condition: New. 1977


182 pages View more info

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A History of Manitowoc County, [Wisconsin]

By: Plumb, Ralph G.

Price: $30.00  $29.99

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Our Product Number: UWI049

ISBN: 0788412485

Condition: New. 2011


378 pages. Wisconsin. Manitowoc County lies on the shore of Lake Michigan and is bordered by Calumet, Sheboygan, Brown and Kewaunee Counties. When the first settlers came to the county they found it an almost impenetrable wilderness. The first permanent settlement was made in 1836, but there were others who lived in this area before then. The author covers Native American settlement, the early white settlers, community growth and foreign immigration, railroads, military ... View more info

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Prussian Netzelanders and Other German Immigrants in Green Lake, Marquette & Waushara Counties, Wisconsin

By: Podoll, Brian A.

Price: $34.50  $34.48

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc.:

Our Product Number: UWI021

ISBN: 1556139543

Condition: New. 2010


248 pages. Now for the first time, German family researchers will have a homeland directory from the heart of America's most German state! Extracted from marriage and naturalization records in these three central Wisconsin counties, this book offers an alphabetized listing of those Prussian and German immigrants who gave their homeland birthplaces. View more info

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History of the Territory of Wisconsin from 1836-1848

By: Strong, Moses M.

Price: $29.95  $29.94

Publisher: Bowie, Heritage Books, Inc.:

Our Product Number: UWI041

ISBN: 0788422316

Condition: New. 2002. Reprint


Index. . 655 pages. A comprehensive history of the territorial period. View more info

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Wisconsin's German Element: J. H. A. Lacher's Introductory History

By: Tolzmann (Ed.), Don Heinrich

Price: $13.50  $13.49

Publisher: Clearfield:

Our Product Number: UWI039

ISBN: 0806349093

Condition: New. 2001


84 pages View more info