hans mattson arrives in minnesota
hans arrived in the fall of 1853 its been a long trip but he made it
this would be a turning point in minnesota's history
he came to minnesota on a long trip
hans mattson grew to his new home. in 1861 he joined the third minnesota regiment and fought in the civil war for the union.
his first winter in mn
he started in red wing chopping wood for boats on the mississippi. he and his brother in-law were chopping down trees to get ready to buld a log cabin.
BUILDING A HOME
WITH ALL OF THE WOOD HANS MATTSON NOW WILL BUILD A HOME
Mattson a reporter
mattson ben writing for a newspaper in chicago called hemandlet or homeland.