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An 1896 guide to settlement in Northern Wisconsin
Northern Wisconsin, A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker, by William Arnon Henry.
Compiled under the direction of the Dean of the College of Agriculture at the University of Wisconsin, William Arnon Henry's guide champions the economic promise of northern Wisconsin to potential settlers. Offering profiles of successful settlers from a variety of cultural and occupational backgrounds, this guide sought to lure settlers northward by providing details on land and agricultural productivity.
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|Creator:||Henry, William Arnon|
|Pub Data:||American Memory Project, Library of Congress|
|Citation:||Henry, William Arnon. Northern Wisconsin, A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker (Madison, 1896);
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