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A popular handbook teaches immigrants about Wisconsin, 1851.

The emigrant's hand book, and guide to Wisconsin : comprising information respecting agricultural and manufacturing employment, wages, climate, population &c; sketch of Milwaukee ...


Samuel Freeman published this popular guide to Wisconsin in 1851. Though ostensibly covering the entire state, the book focuses primarily on the economic conditions and potential of Milwaukee.

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Related Topics: Immigration and Settlement
19th-Century Immigration
Creator: Freeman, Samuel
Pub Data: Milwaukee : Sentinel and Gazette power press print, 1851
Citation: Freeman, Samuel. The emigrant's hand book, and guide to Wisconsin : comprising information respecting agricultural and manufacturing employment, wages, climate, population &c; sketch of Milwaukee ... (Milwaukee : Sentinel and Gazette power press print, 1851); Online facsimile at:  http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=67; Visited on: 4/25/2014
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