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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.

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Related Topics: 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: 4/16/2014
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