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Historic Heg Memorial Park: photographic views and brief historical sketches of the outstanding points of interest in and about Heg Memorial Park, Racine County, Wisconsin

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Colbo, Ella Stratton
Historic Heg Memorial Park: photographic views and brief historical sketches of the outstanding points of interest in and about Heg Memorial Park, Racine County, Wisconsin
Racine, Wisconsin: Racine County Historical Society, 1975
85 p. : ill., maps, ports ; 22 cm.

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Contents

[Cover] Historic Heg Memorial Park

[Frontispiece], pp. [unnumbered]-[2]

[Title page] Historic Heg Memorial Park, pp. [3]-[4]

Our land, Bergan, Nels p. 5

[Contents] List of illustrations, pp. 6-7

Table of contents, p. 8

Sources, p. 9

Foreword, Colbo, Ella Stratton p. 10

Early Norwegian settlements in America, pp. 11-12

Old Muskego, pp. 13-20

The life story of Colonel Hans Christian Heg, pp. 21-32

Other public memorials to Colonel Hans C. Heg, pp. 33-35

[The Church on Norway Hill], pp. 36-39

The three schools, pp. 40-41

The man who first visioned Heg Memorial Park, p. 42

The park custodian, p. 43

Map of Racine County, p. 44 and 45

Historical review of Heg Memorial Park, pp. 46-49

Program of dedication ceremonies in 1928, p. 50

Dedication poem, Case, H. C. p. 51

Hon. Henry Allen Cooper, p. 52

The museum at Heg Memorial Park, pp. 53-58

The old rail fence, p. 59

Cabin at Heg Park, Colbo, Ella Stratton p. 60

The old log cabin, pp. 61-64

The restored home of Rev. Elling Eielsen, p. 65

The first Norwegian newspaper in America, pp. 66-70

English translation of letter in Varden, pp. 71-73

The centennial celebration, pp. 74-78

At Heg Memorial Park, Colbo, Ella Stratton p. 79

Annual Colonel Heg day, pp. 80-82

Tribute to Wm. Horlick, p. 83

Acknowledgements, pp. 84-85 ff.

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