Der Nord-Westen

Der Nord-Westen was a German language weekly newspaper published in Manitowoc, Wisconsin. It began publication on September 5, 1855 under Carl Schmidt, suspended publication in November 1860, resuming publication in February 1865,[1] and continued publication through 1909.

Manitowoc writer Harold E. Bergman has created a series of extracts from Den Nord-Westen of items of genealogical interest translated into English which are available on the website of the Manitowoc Public Library.[2]


  1. ^ Listing in the Chronicling America: Historical American Newspapers database
  2. ^ ""Manitowoc - History - Der Nord-Westen" Manitowoc Public Library website". Archived from the original on 2013-12-03. Retrieved 2013-11-30.