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Description: A woman is holding a board filled with campaign buttons for several Republicans running for President. Most of the buttons state the name of the candidate,...
The History of Modern Immigration in Wisconsin
Description: Blue cover design of an official report entitled "Wisconsin. What It Offers to the Immigrant".
Description: Immigrants buying tickets at Ellis Island.
Description: Cover of a pamphlet, printed in German, advertising land for sale in Wisconsin.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Emigranten Office at King and Webster Streets. The Emigranten was published here in the 1850s and 1860s.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Date: 1874-01 ca.
Description: Interior of a coach on an emigration train to the west.
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...
Wisconsin World War II Stories: The Home Front
Description: Castle Garden Emigrant Agency poster advertising railroad travel rates for emigrants.
Description: Cover of a Wisconsin immigration brochure in German.
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