Immigrant homesteaders speak only Norwegian causing interesting situations. Writings about children’s games, escapades, school and work.
Touching characterizations of a time gone by: courtship, first automobile in Johnny Butte, hero worship, etc. ... more
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A novel inspired by Rolfrud's immigrant mother. Fiction based upon experiences of single women and widows who homesteaded, often beginning in sod huts. ... more
by Vilhelm Moberg
Book 2 opens in the summer of 1850 as the emigrants disembark in New York City. Their journey to a new home in Minnesota Territory takes them by riverboat, steam wagon, Great Lakes steamship, and oxcart to Chisago County. ... more