The First Chapter of Norwegian Immigration, (1821-1840) Its Causes and Results

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Book discussing the history or Norwegian immigration into the United States; it details the immigration from the first Norwegian settlement in America, through the "Exodus of 1836" and later settlements. The last section of the book deals with "Religious Work Among the Norwegians in America Down to the Year 1845." Index begins on page 451

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xvi, 476 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.

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Anderson, Rasmus B. (Rasmus Bjørn), 1846-1936 1896.

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  • Main Title: The First Chapter of Norwegian Immigration, (1821-1840) Its Causes and Results
  • Added Title: With an Introduction on the Services Rendered by the Scandinavians to the World and to America

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Book discussing the history or Norwegian immigration into the United States; it details the immigration from the first Norwegian settlement in America, through the "Exodus of 1836" and later settlements. The last section of the book deals with "Religious Work Among the Norwegians in America Down to the Year 1845." Index begins on page 451

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xvi, 476 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.

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  • Edition: 2

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  • 1896

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  • 1820~ - 1840~

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Anderson, Rasmus B. (Rasmus Bjørn), 1846-1936. The First Chapter of Norwegian Immigration, (1821-1840) Its Causes and Results, book, 1896; Madison, Wisconsin. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth760588/: accessed July 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Cleng Peerson Research Library at the Bosque Museum.