Iver Torkelson correspondence, 1863-1878

Title

Iver Torkelson correspondence, 1863-1878

Identifier

P0459

Date

1863-1878

Creator

Description

Copies of letters of a Norwegian-born Jackson County, Wisconsin, farmer, county official, and Civil War veteran (letter from Camp Dennison, Ohio). One American letter discusses farm crops, horse thieves, and church. Torkelson was a member of Company H, Fifteenth Wisconsin Regiment. Cf. O.A. Buslett "Femtende Wisconsin," p. 577 and Waldemar Ager, "Oberst Heg og Hans Gutter," p. 281.

Extent

1 folder

Type

Correspondence
Photocopies

Citation

Torkelson, Iver, “Iver Torkelson correspondence, 1863-1878,” Norwegian-American Historical Association , accessed May 20, 2022, https://naha.omeka.net/items/show/16032.