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Dorothy Nehlsen Collection

 Unprocessed — Box: 03756 D
Identifier: H2009-100

Content Description

The collection consists of one diary, books, and genealogical materials collected and compiled by Dorothy Nehlsen. The diary in this collection is of Will Hoffman’s time in Wisconsin from January of 1882 to the spring of 1884, when the family moved to Dakota Territory. Dorothy compiled the diary entries in a book titled, “Will Hoffman’s Years in Dakota and Wisconsin Territories, 1882-1887.” Also included in the collection are genealogical materials on the Hoffman and Clark families along with other genealogy of Dorothy Nehlsen. The collection also contains application forms for various genealogical associations. This collection is an accretion to H77-017.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • 1882-1884



0.25 Cubic Feet