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Supplemental materials for the 4th-grade textbook, 'Wisconsin: Our State Our Story'
Description: Cover of a pamphlet, printed in German, advertising land for sale in Wisconsin.
Description: Castle Garden Emigrant Agency poster advertising railroad travel rates for emigrants.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: Cover of a brochure in German for Wisconsin immigration.
Description: Cover of a Wisconsin immigration brochure in German.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: The Tuisco left Bremerhaven May 6, 1856. Hölzlhuber called this the "quickest three masted immigration boat," holding 335 passengers. Though in the...
Old World Wisconsin - a historic site
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...
Europeans Come to Wisconsin
Description: Large group of people leaving a steam ship, some transporting large chests of their belongings.
Military Outposts in 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...
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