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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.
Immigration and Settlement|
Great Lakes Steamships and Canals
|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: 9/30/2014|