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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...
The History of Modern Immigration in Wisconsin
Description: Cover of a Wisconsin immigration brochure in German.
Description: Cover of a pamphlet, printed in German, advertising land for sale in Wisconsin.
A Short History of Wisconsin
Description: Immigrants buying tickets at Ellis Island.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Europeans Come to Wisconsin
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...
Description: Cover of a brochure in German for Wisconsin immmigration.
Description: Norwegian language Board of Immigration publication promoting Wisconsin.
World War II and it Effect on Blacks
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Emigranten Office at King and Webster Streets. The Emigranten was published here in the 1850s and 1860s.
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...
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