Wisconsin My Home (Second Edition)

Wisconsin My Home (Second Edition)

By: Erna Xan (author), Thurine Oleson (author), Odd Lovoll (contributor)Paperback

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Description

Wisconsin My Home is the story of Thurine Oleson, born in Wisconsin in 1866 to parents who had emigrated from Telemarken, Norway. This much-loved book was first published in 1950 when Thurine was a spry octogenarian. In it she not only vividly recalls the pioneer life of her childhood in a Norwegian American settlement, but also tells her parents' stories of their life in Norway and their reasons for emigration. This new edition restores the twenty-nine photographs that appeared in the original 1950 hardcover edition and includes an introduction by emigration historian Odd Lovell.

About Author

Erna Oleson Xan (1898-1990), who grew up in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, is author of Home for Good.

Contents

Norway America Cooking Church Childhood Neighbors Tone Courtship Children Kinfolk Waupaca Golden Wedding Genealogical Tables

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780299288747
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9780299288747
  • ISBN10: 0299288749
  • edition: Second Edition

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  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

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