An examination of the narratives of four immigrant women

Across the Unknown Waters to Wisconsin: The Migration Narratives of Four Women Settlers


Author Cathleen Palmini explores the narratives of four women who came to Wisconsin from Europe in the mid-nineteenth century. These women discuss not only their daily experiences while sailing toward Wisconsin, but also their feelings during a major life transition. Note: This link brings you to the table of contents for the journal in which this article appears. Scroll down to find the article by Palmini.


Related Topics: Immigration and Settlement
Great Lakes Steamships and Canals
19th-Century Immigration
Creator: Palmini, Cathleen
Pub Data: Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters, vol. 88 (2000): 105-120
Citation: Palmini, Cathleen. "Across the unknown waters to Wisconsin: the migration narratives of four women settlers." Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters, vol. 88 (2000): 105-120. Online facsimile at:  http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/WI.WT2000; Visited on: 11/26/2014
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