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Description: Crowd gathered at Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Station to see off a colony of emigrants from Chicago who planned to settle in Colorado on a tract of land p...
Description: Castle Garden Emigrant Agency poster advertising railroad travel rates for emigrants.
Description: Large group of people leaving a steam ship, some transporting large chests of their belongings.
Description: Cover of a brochure in German for Wisconsin immmigration.
Supplemental materials for the 4th-grade textbook, 'Wisconsin: Our State Our Story'
A Short History of Wisconsin
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...
Date: 1874-01 ca.
Description: Interior of a coach on an emigration train to the west.
Wisconsin World War II Stories: The Home Front
Description: Cover of a brochure in German for Wisconsin immigration.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
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...
Description: Jane Addams holding an open book, surrounded by immigrant children.
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