William Henry Timlin autobiography, 1915

Timlin, William Henry, 1852-

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  • Format Mixed Materials
  • Physical Details
    • 0.1 c.f. (1 folder)
  • OCLC ocn145828204

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  • COLLECTION STORED, IN-PART, AT ARC: Collection can be requested for transfer through the Area Research Center (ARC) Network, consult Reading Room Staff.

Summary

  • Autobiography of Timlin, a Wisconsin State Supreme Court associate justice (1907-1916), describing 19th-century rural farm life, labor, and education in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin; an 1861 rebellion of Ozaukee County German Americans against Civil War conscription; an 1862 "Indian panic" in Wisconsin; lumber camps and saw mills of Muskegon, Michigan; the 1875-76 Black Hills gold rush and subsequent Sioux Indian War; and school superintendency and law practice in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin.

Notes

  • Presented by William C. Dean, 1964.