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Railroad Land Sales

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DESCRIPTION

A colored advertising card that was issued by the Land Department of the Wisconsin Central Railroad in order to promote the sale of railroad-owned land in northern Wisconsin. One side shows a frontier log cabin home and the back includes a promotional text in both English and German.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 24505

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: Unknown

City: 

County: 

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Ephemera Collection, circa 1850-circa 2000

Genre: Print

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: PH 2724

Original Dimensions: 5.25 x 2 inches

SUBJECTS

Advertising

Cutover lands

Dwellings

Economics

Emigration and immigration

Ephemera

Human settlements

Intellectual life

Land use

Log cabins

Railroads

Real estate development

Transportation

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