"The Challenging First Decade of the Swiss Colony of New Glarus 1845-1855"
On August 17th, 1845, 118 people arrived exhausted at their destination - New Glarus - where they started to build their new lives and homes nestled in the beautiful rolling hills of southern Wisconsin. "They had to overcome various challenges while seeking their version of the American Dream!"
This book is written by New Glarus native, Duane H. Freitag. Softcover book 404 pages. Includes some original maps, pictures and letters.