About Us


About us:

The Swedish American Historical Society of Wisconsin, Inc., (SAHSWI) was founded in 1975 with a goal of promoting a greater knowledge and appreciation of the role played by persons of Swedish descent in the growth and development of the State of Wisconsin through the story of immigration and settlement as well as recognizing the contributions Swedish-Americans have made to the American Experience.

SAHSWI Presentation:


October, January, March and May — starting in 2022 the meetings will be held at Martin Luther Lutheran Church, 9235 West Bluemound Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226.

Special Events:

Swedish Midsommar held around June 21st at Heidelberg Park at Bavarian Bierhaus, 700 West Lexington Blvd., Glendale.

St. Lucia Celebration held mid December. New location tbd.

Membership and Donations:

Individual membership fee is $10 annually. For further information see separate pages for membership and donations. Membership. Donations.

If you wish additional information about Swedish American Historical Society of WI., Inc., contact Jan Ehrengren, President, at (262) 352-8630 or email us at: swedishamericanhistoricalwisc@gmail.com

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