Bird's-Eye View of Baraboo in Sauk County, Wisconsin | Map or Atlas | Wisconsin Historical Society

Map or Atlas

Bird's-Eye View of Baraboo in Sauk County, Wisconsin

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DESCRIPTION

Baraboo was first settled around 1838, and by 1870 it had become the county seat and the thriving village illustrated here. This birds eye drawing depicts street names and street layouts, houses, trees, and a river. A reference key at the bottom of the map shows the location of the city's court house, county jail, high school, district school, Troting Park, and Baraboo's specific denominational churches (Baptist, Congregational, Methodist, Presbyterian, and Unitarian). At the bottom left of the map is an inset street-view drawing of the city's Court House, and at the bottom right of the map is an inset street-view drawing of the city's high school.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 11176

Creation Date: 1870 

Creator Name: Ruger & Stoner

City: Baraboo

County: Sauk

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Maps

Genre: Map or Atlas

Original Format Type: prints, fine-art

Original Format Number: H GX9029 B22 1870 R

Original Dimensions: 20 x 17 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Panoramic Map

SUBJECTS

Architecture

Bird's-eye views

Cities and towns

Courthouses

Dwellings

Education

Human settlements

Intellectual life

Land

Rivers

Roads

School buildings

Transportation

Water

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