Celebrating Our Norwegian-Minnesotan Heritage:
A Sesquicentennial Celebration of Minnesota's Norwegian Pioneers
In honor of Minnesota's 150th Birthday in 2008, the Norwegian Statehood Pioneer Project published this book that includes
Foreword by Dr. Verlyn Anderson
Stories about Norwegian communities and pioneers from the 1850's through the 1890's
Over 125 biographies of Norwegians who lived in Minnesota in 1858 (submitted with Statehood Pioneer Applications).
A list of over 200 Century Pioneers who lived in Minnesota 1858-1908 (from Century Certificate applications).
A recap of the October Celebration, with photos and complete text of Dr. Odd Lovoll's Keynote Address.
Minnesota's St. Olav Medal winners.
Information about participating organizations
Complete name index in both last name and first name order
For more information about the project, visit http://www.mn-nspp.org