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Topic: pioneering the upper midwest books from michigan minnesota and wisconsin ca 1820 1910

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Price, Michael - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]

Price, Michael - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

STS078-434-031 - STS-078 - PGF, Close-up of tree seedlings

STS078-434-031 - STS-078 - PGF, Close-up of tree seedlings

Monsignor Augustin Ravoux (1815-1906) emigrated from France in 1838, responding to the plea of the Roman Catholic Bishop of Dubuque, Iowa, for missionaries among the Indians. His first mission was at Prairie du... more

Some legacies of the Ordinance of 1787

Some legacies of the Ordinance of 1787

"Read at the monthly meeting of the Executive Council, March 13, 1899." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Address at Fort Snelling in the celebration of the centennial anniversary of the treaty of Pike with the Sioux

Address at Fort Snelling in the celebration of the centennial annivers...

"This celebration was on September 23, 1905." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

A tour from the city of New-York, to Detroit, in the Michigan territory, made between the 2d of May and the 22d of September, 1818 ... The tour is accompanied with a map upon which the route will be designated; a particular map of the falls and river of Niagara, and the environs of the city of Detroit

A tour from the city of New-York, to Detroit, in the Michigan territor...

In a series of letters, William Darby (1775-1854), who describes himself as a member of the New-York Historical Society, chronicles his journey up the Hudson, across New York to Ogdensburg and Sackett's Harbor ... more

Narrative journal of travels through the northwestern regions of the United States : extending from Detroit through the great chain of American lakes to the sources of the Mississippi River, performed as a member of the expedition under Governor Cass. In the year 1820

Narrative journal of travels through the northwestern regions of the U...

Henry Rowe Schoolcraft (1793-1864) was an explorer, Indian agent, and early ethnologist of Native American culture who joined an expedition organized by Governor Cass of Michigan in 1819. Its purpose was to loc... more

Narrative of an expedition to the source of St. Peter's River, Lake Winnepeck, Lake of the Woods, &c. &c. performed in the year 1823, by order of the Hon. J.C. Calhoun, Secretary of War, under the command of Stephen H. Long, Major, U.S.T.E

Narrative of an expedition to the source of St. Peter's River, Lake Wi...

William Hypolitus Keating (1799-1840), a professor of mineralogy and chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania (1822-1828), compiled this two-volume account of a scientific expedition in 1823 under the auspic... more

Schoolcraft's exploring tour of 1832

Schoolcraft's exploring tour of 1832

Also published in Annals of the Society, 1852, under title: Exploring tour. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Narrative of an expedition through the upper Mississippi to Itasca Lake, the actual source of this river; embracing an exploratory trip through the St. Croix and Burntwood (or Broule) Rivers, in 1832, under the direction of Henry R. Schoolcraft

Narrative of an expedition through the upper Mississippi to Itasca Lak...

This is an account by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft (1793-1864) of his discovery of the Mississippi River's source, Lake Itasca, in 1832. Schoolcraft was an Indian agent for the region, and he assembled an expeditiona... more

Gazetteer of the state of Michigan, in three parts. Containing a general view of the state, a description of the face of the country, soil, productions, public lands, internal improvements, commerce, government, climate, education, religious denomincations, population, antiquities, &c. &c., with a succinct history of the state, from the earliest period to the present time. Also a particular description of the counties, towns, villages, post offices, water courses, lakes, prairies, &c., alphabetically arranged. With an appendix, containing the usual statistical tables, and a directory for emigrants, &c

Gazetteer of the state of Michigan, in three parts. Containing a gener...

This is a detailed compendium of information about Michigan in 1839. Part One presents a "general view of the state," describing Michigan's geology, soil, climate and topography as well as its improvements, pro... more

Summer on the lakes, in 1843

Summer on the lakes, in 1843

Sarah Margaret Fuller Ossoli (1810-1850), better known as Margaret Fuller, was a writer, editor, translator, early feminist thinker, critic, and social reformer who was associated with the Transcendentalist mov... more

A true description of the Lake Superior country, its rivers, coasts, bays, harbors, islands, and commerce, with Bayfield's chart; showing the boundary line as established by Joint Commission. Also a minute account of the copper mines and working companies, accompanied by a map of the mineral regions; showing by their no. and place all the different locations ; and containing a concise mode of assaying, treating, smelting, and refining copper ores

A true description of the Lake Superior country, its rivers, coasts, b...

This descriptive discussion of the Lake Superior country emphasizes geographical features and is directed primarily towards those interested in locating and exploiting the region's mineral deposits of copper an... more

A canoe voyage up the Minnay Sotor; with an account of the lead and copper deposits in Wisconsin; of the gold region in the Cherokee country; and sketches of popular manners; &c. &c. &c

A canoe voyage up the Minnay Sotor; with an account of the lead and co...

This detailed travelogue, the concluding part of a two-volume work written primarily for a British readership, discusses the United States' geological resources and offers critical observations about the manner... more

A summer in the wilderness; embracing a canoe voyage up the Mississippi and around Lake Superior

A summer in the wilderness; embracing a canoe voyage up the Mississipp...

Charles Lanman (1819-1895) was a Michigan-born landscape painter, sportsman, and writer who studied under Asher Durand and published several books about his journeys through the wilderness and newly developing ... more

Sketches of Minnesota, the New England of the West. With incidents of travel in that territory during the summer of 1849 ..

Sketches of Minnesota, the New England of the West. With incidents of ...

Beginning with a historical and geographical overview, this traveler's account of the newly formed Minnesota Territory provides practical information for readers interested in relocating to the region. Seymour ... more

Personal memoirs of a residence of thirty years with the Indian tribes on the American frontiers: with brief notices of passing events, facts, and opinions, A.D. 1812 to A.D. 1842

Personal memoirs of a residence of thirty years with the Indian tribes...

This is the autobiographical account of an explorer, government administrator, and scholar whose researches into the language and customs of the Chippewa and other Native American peoples of the Great Lakes reg... more

Hand book of Wisconsin

Hand book of Wisconsin

This pocket-sized book provides statistical and geographical information about Wisconsin in the 1850s, including topographical descriptions, a listing of natural resources, educational data, a discussion of ava... more

A new home--who'll follow? or, Glimpses of western life

A new home--who'll follow? or, Glimpses of western life

Caroline Matilda (Stansbury) Kirkland (1801-1864) was a middle-class white woman with a literary bent who moved with her husband and children to the woods of Michigan in the mid-1830s to settle a newly-planned ... more

Causes and results of the Inkpaduta massacre

Causes and results of the Inkpaduta massacre

"Read at the monthly meeting of the Executive Council, October 9, 1905." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

A Red River townsite speculation in 1857

A Red River townsite speculation in 1857

"Read at the monthly meeting of the Executive Council, May 13, 1913." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Floral home; or, First years of Minnesota: early sketches, later settlements, and further developments

Floral home; or, First years of Minnesota: early sketches, later settl...

Harriet E. Bishop (1817-1883) emigrated to Minnesota from New England in 1847. She was recruited by Catherine Beecher's Board of National Popular Education to establish a school in St. Paul, Minnesota and to se... more

The sale of Fort Snelling, 1857

The sale of Fort Snelling, 1857

"Read at the monthly meeting of the Executive Council, September 9. 1912." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Minnesota and Dacotah: in letters descriptive of a tour through the North-west, in the autumn of 1856. With information relative to public lands, and a table of statistics

Minnesota and Dacotah: in letters descriptive of a tour through the No...

Christopher Columbus Andrews (1829-1922), future Civil War general, diplomat, and state official, wrote these twenty-six letters on a trip to the Minnesota and Dakota [Dacotah] territory during the fall of 1856... more

The Sioux outbreak in the year 1862 : with notes of missionary work among the Sioux

The Sioux outbreak in the year 1862 : with notes of missionary work am...

"Read at the monthly meeting of the Executive Council, October 9, 1898." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Boyhood remembrances of life among the Dakotas and the massacre of 1862

Boyhood remembrances of life among the Dakotas and the massacre of 186...

"Read at the monthly meeting of the Executive Council, March 14, 1910." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Michigan state gazetteer and business directory for 1863-4 : embracing historical and descriptive sketches of all the cities, towns and villages throughout the state ..

Michigan state gazetteer and business directory for 1863-4 : embracing...

This compendium begins with a brief general history and description of Michigan's natural resources, and then gives the same information for each county and the Upper Peninsula. There is also a copy of the stat... more

Minnesota, its advantages to settlers, 1869. Being a brief synopsis of its history and progress, climate, soil, agricultural and manufacturing facilities, commercial capacities, and social status; its lakes, rivers and railroads; homestead and exemption laws; embracing a concise treatise on its climatology, in a hygienic and sanitary point of view; its unparalleled salubrity, growth and productiveness, as compared with the older states; and the elements of its future greatness and prosperity

Minnesota, its advantages to settlers, 1869. Being a brief synopsis of...

This book was published by the State of Minnesota and was intended to attract settlers. Among the attractions it promotes are the State's agricultural and manufacturing resources and production, climate and its... more

The Minnesota guide. A hand book of information for the travelers, pleasure seekers and immigrants, concerning all routes of travel to and in the State; sketches of the towns and cities on the same, etc., etc., etc

The Minnesota guide. A hand book of information for the travelers, ple...

This is the 1869 version of an annual publication designed promote the state of Minnesota and to provide information about it to prospective settlers. The Minnesota Guide describes the history and geography of ... more

Among the Wolverines: a series of letters on the resources, growth and business of the principal towns and cities of Michigan ... with an essay on the credit system, and the commericial independence of the Northwest

Among the Wolverines: a series of letters on the resources, growth and...

This pamphlet brings together a series of letters originally published in theChicago Price Current under the pseudonym Massabesic. They chronicle the writer's travels through Michigan's towns and cities by the ... more

Minnesota, its character and climate. Likewise sketches of other resorts favorable to invalids; together with copious notes on health; also hints to tourists and emigrants

Minnesota, its character and climate. Likewise sketches of other resor...

This panegyric extols the beauty, abundant natural resources, and health- restoring environment of Minnesota, describing the state's regions and its many tourist attractions. It is directed towards those suffer... more

Dakota land and Dakota life

Dakota land and Dakota life

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

A sketch of Joseph Renville : a "Bois Brule," and early trader of Minnesota

A sketch of Joseph Renville : a "Bois Brule," and early trader of Minn...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

A memoir on the history and physical geography of Minnesota

A memoir on the history and physical geography of Minnesota

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

D'Iberville : an abstract of his Memorial on the country of the Mississippi

D'Iberville : an abstract of his Memorial on the country of the Missis...

"From the 'Materials for Minnesota History' published by the Society, 1856." (Annals of the Society for 1856). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Our field of historical research : address of Gov. Alex. Ramsey, president of the Society, before its Annual Meeting, Jan. 13, 1851

Our field of historical research : address of Gov. Alex. Ramsey, presi...

Also published in Annals of the Society, 1851, under title: Address of Gov. A. Ramsey. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Organization of Minnesota Territory

Organization of Minnesota Territory

"From the 'Annals' of 1851." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Sieur du Luth : the explorer between Mille Lacs and Lake Superior

Sieur du Luth : the explorer between Mille Lacs and Lake Superior

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The Fox and Ojibwa War

The Fox and Ojibwa War

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Who were the first men?

Who were the first men?

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Le Sueur's explorations : Le Sieur, the explorer of the Minnesota River

Le Sueur's explorations : Le Sieur, the explorer of the Minnesota Rive...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Ancient mounds and monuments

Ancient mounds and monuments

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Early days at Fort Snelling

Early days at Fort Snelling

By E.D. Neill. Includes extracts from Mrs. Elizabeth Ellett's Pioneer women of the West. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Memoir of Jean N. Nicollet

Memoir of Jean N. Nicollet

Also published in Annals of the Society, 1853, under title: Sketch of the life of Nicollet. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Department of Hudson's Bay

Department of Hudson's Bay

Translated from the French by Mrs. Letitia May. Also published in J.W. Bond's Minnesota and its resources, New York, 1853, under title: Prince Rupert's land--the Hudson Bay and Northwest Company. Also available... more

The French voyageurs to Minnesota during the seventeenth century

The French voyageurs to Minnesota during the seventeenth century

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Speech of Hon. H.H. Sibley, of Minn., before the Committee on Elections of the House of Representatives, Dec. 22, 1848

Speech of Hon. H.H. Sibley, of Minn., before the Committee on Election...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Letter of Mesnard : written on the eve of embarkation for Lake Superior

Letter of Mesnard : written on the eve of embarkation for Lake Superio...

By Rev. E.D. Neill. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

St. Louis River

St. Louis River

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Louis Hennepin, the Franciscan : first explorer of the upper Mississippi River

Louis Hennepin, the Franciscan : first explorer of the upper Mississip...

By E.D. Neill. Reprinted from Annals of the Society, 1856. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Battle of Lake Pokeguma : as narrated ry sic an eye witness

Battle of Lake Pokeguma : as narrated ry sic an eye witness

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Early schools of Minnesota

Early schools of Minnesota

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Early courts of Minnesota

Early courts of Minnesota

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Letter from Prof. W.W. Mather, the geologist : from the "Annals" of 1851

Letter from Prof. W.W. Mather, the geologist : from the "Annals" of 18...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Capt. Jonathan Carver, and his explorations

Capt. Jonathan Carver, and his explorations

By E.D. Neill. "From the 'Materials for Minnesota history'--1856." (Annals of the Society for 1856). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Description of Minnesota

Description of Minnesota

"First printed in the Washington Union. This was the first authentic information concerning Minnesota, published outside of the Territory." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Religious movements in Minnesota

Religious movements in Minnesota

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Pike's explorations in Minnesota, 1805-6

Pike's explorations in Minnesota, 1805-6

Extracts from Pike's An account of expeditions to the sources of the Mississippi ... Philadelphia, 1810. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The Dakota language

The Dakota language

"The address was read at the Annual Meeting by Mr. McLeod." Also published in Annals of the Society, 1851, under title: Address of S.R. Riggs. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Who discovered Itasca Lake? : letter of Wm. Morrison, an early Indian trader

Who discovered Itasca Lake? : letter of Wm. Morrison, an early Indian ...

Introduced by a letter from the author's brother, Allan Morrison. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Reminiscences, historical and personal

Reminiscences, historical and personal

Reprinted from Annals of the Society, 1856. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Wau-bun, the early day in the Northwest

Wau-bun, the early day in the Northwest

This book recounts the experiences of a young, genteel wife adjusting to the military life and frontier conditions of life at Fort Winnebago, Wisconsin, in the early 1830s. She describes her perilous journeys b... more

Thirty years in the itinerancy,

Thirty years in the itinerancy,

These memoirs, by Wesson George Miller, deal mainly with the early history of the Methodist Episcopal Church in Wisconsin. Miller was born in upstate New York in 1822 and later emigrated with his family to Waup... more

The bark covered house, or Back in the woods again; being a graphic and thrilling description of real pioneer life in the wilderness of Michigan (Illustrated.)

The bark covered house, or Back in the woods again; being a graphic an...

This first-person narrative of a pioneer boyhood is intended as a tribute to the author's parents, who emigrated to Dearborn, Michigan, from Putnam County, New York in 1834. William Nowlin describes his father'... more

Narrative of Sojourner Truth; a bondswoman of olden time, emancipated by the New York Legislature in the early part of the present century; with a history of her labors and correspondence drawn from her "Book of life."

Narrative of Sojourner Truth; a bondswoman of olden time, emancipated ...

Sojourner Truth (1795-1883) was originally a Dutch-speaking slave in Hurley, New York (Ulster County) who became one of the nineteenth century's most eloquent voices for the causes of anti-slavery and women's r... more

Minnesota, the empire state of the new North-West, the commercial, manufacturing and geographical centre of the American continent. Published by the Board of Immigration for the State of Minnesota ... Secretary: John W. Bond

Minnesota, the empire state of the new North-West, the commercial, man...

This 1878 pamphlet addresses itself to laboring and landless men, as well as to those of moderate means, who are seeking to escape the "tyrannies and thankless toil of the old world" and the overcrowded conditi... more

Trouting on the Brulé River, or, Lawyers' summer-wayfaring in the northern wilderness,

Trouting on the Brulé River, or, Lawyers' summer-wayfaring in the nor...

Trouting on the Brule River is a literary account of genteel sportsmen's fishing expeditions during the summers of 1875 and 1877. Originally published in the Chicago Sunday Times and the Chicago Sunday Tribune,... more

Five years in Minnesota. Sketches of life in a western state

Five years in Minnesota. Sketches of life in a western state

Maurice Farrar was an Englishman authorized by Minnesota in 1880 to act as an Agent for the promotion of Immigration through lecturing in Great Britain. He spent five years in Minnesota during the late 1870s an... more

Half a century

Half a century

At the beginning of her autobiography, Jane Swisshelm announces that she intends to show the relationship of faith to the antislavery struggle, to record incidents characteristic of slavery, to provide an insid... more

A woman's life-work: labors and experiences of Laura S. Haviland

A woman's life-work: labors and experiences of Laura S. Haviland

Canadian-born Laura Haviland (1808-1898) was an evangelically-minded Quaker and later (for a time) a Wesleyan Methodist, active in education and social justice issues throughout her life. A Woman's Life Work is... more

Detroit and the pleasure resorts of northern Michigan. Compliments of Passenger Department of the Detroit, Lansing & Northern Railroad
Autobiography of Erastus O. Haven, D.D., LL.D., one of the bishops of the Methodist Episcopal church

Autobiography of Erastus O. Haven, D.D., LL.D., one of the bishops of ...

Erastus O. Haven (1820-1881) was a minister and leader of the Methodist Episcopal Church during a vigorous period of its growth and development. The child of a Methodist minister and farmer, he was born in Bost... more

A summer holiday. A brief description of some of the most popular summer resorts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Minnesota, and the routes by which they can be reached

A summer holiday. A brief description of some of the most popular summ...

This promotional pamphlet provides brief descriptions of popular tourist destinations along the Upper Midwestern route of the Chicago and North-Western Railway in 1884. The Michigan communities of Escabana, Gog... more

History of the Ojibways : based upon traditions and oral statements

History of the Ojibways : based upon traditions and oral statements

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site, and on microfilm.

Facts and figures about Michigan; a hand-book of the state, statistical, political, financial, economical, commercial

Facts and figures about Michigan; a hand-book of the state, statistica...

This is a small compendium of statistics, charts, timetables, and political information published by the Michigan Central Railroad. It includes lists of members of state boards, the state legislature, and offic... more

History of the Ojibways, and their connection with fur traders : based upon official and other records

History of the Ojibways, and their connection with fur traders : based...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site, and on microfilm.

History of the Ottawa and Chippewa Indians of Michigan: a grammar of their language, and personal and family history of the author

History of the Ottawa and Chippewa Indians of Michigan: a grammar of t...

Blackbird (Mack-e-te-be-nessy) was an Ottawa chief's son who served as an official interpreter for the U.S. government and later as a postmaster while remaining active in Native American affairs as a teacher, a... more

Memorials of a half-century

Memorials of a half-century

This collection of essays by a noted writer, explorer, and Detroit civic leader offers detailed descriptions of Michigan's geography, geology, and local history in a consciously crafted literary style. Hubbard ... more

The boundaries of Wisconsin

The boundaries of Wisconsin

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also published separately by the Society. Madison, 1888. Includes bibliographical references.

Sketch of Morgan L. Martin

Sketch of Morgan L. Martin

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also published separately by the Society as part of: Reminiscences of Morgan L. Martin, 1827-1887. Madison, 1888.

"Three score years and ten": life-long memories of Fort Snelling, Minnesota, and other parts of the West,

"Three score years and ten": life-long memories of Fort Snelling, Minn...

Charlotte Ouisconsin Van Cleve (1819-1907) was the daughter of a U.S. Army officer, one of the first group of soldiers assigned to establish a fort in what was then known to whites as the Northwest. This was Fo... more

American Fur Company invoices, 1821-22

American Fur Company invoices, 1821-22

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

George P. Delaplaine's statement

George P. Delaplaine's statement

General Delaplaine's recollections of Solomon Juneau and Andres Vieau documented in interview with Reuben Thwaites held November 2, 1887. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Bibliography of Jean Nicolet

Bibliography of Jean Nicolet

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Fifty years in the Northwest. With an introduction and appendix containing reminiscences, incidents and notes

Fifty years in the Northwest. With an introduction and appendix contai...

William Henry Carman Folsom (1817-1900), Minnesota legislator, businessman, and historian, emigrated from Maine to the Upper Midwest when he was nineteen years old. There he lived the rest of his life, achievin... more

Narrative of Morgan L. Martin : in an interview with the editor

Narrative of Morgan L. Martin : in an interview with the editor

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also published separately by the Society as part of: Reminiscences of Morgan L. Martin, 1827-1887. Madison, 1888.

Radisson and Groseilliers in Wisconsin

Radisson and Groseilliers in Wisconsin

Accounts of the third and fourth voyages of Radisson transcribed from manuscripts in the Bodlein Library and the British Museum. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Prairie du Chien, in 1811 : letter from Nicholas Boilvin, Indian agent, to William Eustis, Secretary of War

Prairie du Chien, in 1811 : letter from Nicholas Boilvin, Indian agent...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Local government in Wisconsin

Local government in Wisconsin

"Drawn mainly from the Johns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science", 8th series, III. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also published separately by th... more

A rare Wisconsin book

A rare Wisconsin book

Describes Cole's search for a reprint of a selection of laws of Michigan Territory in force in Wisconsin Territory, as directed by a 1938 resolution of the Wisconsin legislature. Also available in digital form ... more

Thompson Maxwell's narrative, 1760-1763

Thompson Maxwell's narrative, 1760-1763

Narrative of an expedition to take possession of Detroit, Mackinaw, and other western posts surrendered to the British by the capitulation of Montreal. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Papers from the Canadian archives, 1778-1783

Papers from the Canadian archives, 1778-1783

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. The papers printed in v. 11 of the Collections are from the Haldimand collection and cover the period 1778-1783, while v. 12 has papers dealin... more

Letter-book of Thomas Forsyth, 1814-1818

Letter-book of Thomas Forsyth, 1814-1818

Consists chiefly of correspondence between Forsyth and Ninian Edwards, Governor of Illinois Territory, concerning their dealings with the Indian tribes as allies. Also available in digital form on the Library o... more

Capture of Fort M'Kay, Prairie du Chien, in 1814

Capture of Fort M'Kay, Prairie du Chien, in 1814

"Adapted ... from the Report on Canadian archives for 1887." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Dickson and Grignon papers, 1812-1815

Dickson and Grignon papers, 1812-1815

"Supplement the Lawe and Grignon papers published in vol. X, Wisconsin historical collections, pp. 94-121." Edited by Reuben Thwaites. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Prairie du Chien in 1827 : letters of Joseph M. Street to Gov. Ninian Edwards of Illinois

Prairie du Chien in 1827 : letters of Joseph M. Street to Gov. Ninian ...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Marquette, Mackinac Island and the "Soo."

Marquette, Mackinac Island and the "Soo."

This pamphlet consists of photographs of views and landmarks in various locales along the southern shore of Lake Superior: Marquette, St. Ignace, Ishpeming, Champion, Collinsville, Sault Ste. Marie, and Mackina... more

Documents relating to the Catholic Church in Green Bay, and the mission at Little Chute, 1825-40

Documents relating to the Catholic Church in Green Bay, and the missio...

Compiled by Reuben G. Thwaites. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Geographical names in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan, having a Chippewa origin

Geographical names in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan, having a Chi...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

How Wisconsin came by its large German element

How Wisconsin came by its large German element

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also published separately by the Society. Madison, 1892.

The Wisconsin Winnebagoes : an interview with Moses Paquette

The Wisconsin Winnebagoes : an interview with Moses Paquette

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.