in Wisconsin History
Pictures of the founders of Wisconsin's dairy industry.
Dairy jubilee men who started Wisconsin to leadership as dairy state (1922)
William Dempster Hoard (1836-1918) and a handful of other visionaries met in Watertown in 1872 to plan a campaign to expand Wisconsin's dairy industry. Their pictures are given here from a 1922 newspaper story celebrating the 50th anniversary of that meeting.
Mining, Logging, and Agriculture|
The Rise of Dairy Farming
|Creator:||Wisconsin State Journal|
|Pub Data:||Wisconsin State Journal, Jan. 29, 1922|
|Citation:||"Dairy jubilee men who started Wisconsin to leadership as dairy state." Wisconsin State Journal, Jan. 29, 1922. Online facsimile at: http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=707; Visited on: 9/17/2014|