Midwest, Farmland, Lumber
They came singly and in small groups in the 1850' s. A
few settled in the cities, others moved on to the lumber
forests of Michigan and Wisconsin while more made their
destination the fertile farmlands of the midwest. A few of
the even more adventurous crossed the country or made
the long sail around the Straits of Magellan to California.
Kildegaard, Axel C.
"The Impact of NFS Grundtvig on American Immigrants,"
The Bridge: Vol. 19
, Article 7.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/thebridge/vol19/iss2/7