This is the account of two Swedish families who emigrated in the 19th century.
Escaping religious persecution and harsh economic conditions, they made the dangerous voyage to America, met, merged... More > and spread out across their new homeland.
From volunteering for military service to homesteading the plains to becoming a part of the industrial revolution, they assimilated without losing their identity.
Their contributions of honesty, hard work and faith have enriched the culture and embody the best of the American dream.
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The history of the 61st North Carolina Infantry from its beginnings in 1862 to Joseph E. Johnston's surrender at Bennett Place in 1865. Includes an account of the Battle of Cold Harbor by Brigadier... More > General Thomas Clingman, Commander of the 61st NC and Clingman's Brigade. Also includes a detailed account of the defense of Fort Fisher by Colonel William Lamb. Includes maps and photos from the Library of Congress and National Archives, battle summaries, and a roster of soldiers.< Less