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  • Subject is exactly "Genealogy & local history"

A collection of books published by Carol Anderson of Iowa. Includes:"Musings, Memories, Matriomony and more...," 2008 "Never Move the King: A Memoir of Paul Anderson as Viewed by his Wife" "Eivind Birger Christoffersen Masonry Artist and the Building…

Includes pamphlet “Ruth’s Reminiscences: The Kittil Newhouse and Hans Williams families, Jefferson Prairie, Rock County, Wisconsin” by Ruth Newhouse Anderson. In this self-published volume, Gwen Newhouse Jones tells the stories gathered by Ruth…

Family tree of Knut Torseth and Margit.

"About Florence," by Jim Hanson, 2019.

Jim Hanson’s "About Florence" is an extraordinary story, about redemption and abandonment, about lives cut short and lives lived to their fullest, and about the things that are told and the things that were…

Letters by a Goodhue County, Minnesota, farmer to his fiancée regarding her ticket to America and to his parents about farm produce and prices. Mads emigrated from Stjørdal (Nord-Trøndelag) in 1870. His fiancée (Olia Guttormsdatter Kirkeby) emigrated…

Rollag From Norway to Minnesota: The Numedal Valley Immigrants and Their Families, compiled by Dennis K. Herbranson and Maxine Lee Shulstad (Gateway Press, Inc., Baltimore, MD, 2009). Topics include: immigrants and particularly the community of…

"My Stories As Told By: Leif B. Johannessen August 25, 1925-April 4, 2009," transcribed and edited by Erik B. Johannessen.

"From Husmann to Farmers: Norwegian Pioneers in Dakota Territory" by Eric C. Johnson follows the story of Peder Johnson and Mari Nielsdatter who were born at Nord-Fron, Gudbrandsdalen. They came to America in 1866-1867 and settled in Wisconsin,…

"The Skjeggerud Sisters of Hurdal, Norway. Their Ancestors and Descendants to Skjeggerud, Sibilrud, Knain, Tobiason and Davidson Families in America," compiled by Judith Mari Jorgensen; edited by Leslie Tobiason.

"A Memoir of the Aslag Anderson Family in Ephraim [Wisconsin]," by Marianne Kellman with contributions by Helen Timmons (Ephraim Historical Foundation, Inc., 2008, 96 pages). Family operated a general store for many years.
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