Tena's Story: This is the story of my father's mother, born in east central Iowa on June 25, 1891. The story will follow her from a farm in northeastern, to northwestern Iowa working as a domestic, and then marriage and motherhood. Her story is made richer by the many photographs she left us.
The Journey of Peter Thiesen, 1851-1929: This is the story of Peter Thiesen's journey from a village in northern Germany, to Iowa, then to Wisconsin, back to Iowa and finally a farm in southern Minnesota.
JPT, WWII: Photos and Text from Jim Thiesen's war years—1943-1946.