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A Plot of Land Becomes a City
The History of Modern Immigration in Wisconsin
Description: A woman is holding a board filled with campaign buttons for several Republicans running for President. Most of the buttons state the name of the candidate,...
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: The main deck of The Tuisco, showing groups of immigrant men, women, and a child in brightly colored clothing, conversing while standing below a ful...
Date: 1874-01 ca.
Description: Interior of a coach on an emigration train to the west.
Europeans Come to Wisconsin
Description: Cover of a 31-page pamphlet promoting Wisconsin to German immigrants, which translates to read "Wisconsin. An Account of the Population, soil, climate, Com...
Date: date unknown
Description: A colored advertising card that was issued by the Land Department of the Wisconsin Central Railroad in order to promote the sale of railroad-owned land in...
A Short History of Wisconsin
Description: Cover of a brochure in German for Wisconsin immmigration.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Emigranten Office at King and Webster Streets. The Emigranten was published here in the 1850s and 1860s.
Description: Blue cover design of an official report entitled "Wisconsin. What It Offers to the Immigrant".
Military Outposts in Wisconsin
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