Individual Author Record
Name: Heinrich LienhardPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT C:YA History Born: 1822 in Bilten, Canton Glarus, Switzerland Sites:
Illinois ConnectionIn his childhood, the author emigrated to Highland, Illinois
Biographical and Professional InformationHeinrich was a Swiss immigrant to the United States. He left Switzerland at the age of 21. His reminiscences for the years 1822 to 1850 are an important historical source for the California Trail and Sutter's Fort in California from 1846 to 1850.
*''New Worlds to Seek'', SIU press, 2000