Minnesota Prairie Roots

Writing and photography by Audrey Kletscher Helbling

In a Minnesota cemetery: Oh, sweet baby, who were you? » Emmanuel Cemetery, 176 Hjermstad tombstone

The names reflect the ethnicity of the immigrant families who settled in the Aspelund area.

Emmanuel Cemetery, Aspelund 160 tombstones in ground
Emmanuel Cemetery, Aspelund 175 Hans marker
 

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