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The history of Columbia County, Wisconsin, containing an account of its settlement, growth, development and resources; an extensive and minute sketch of its cities, towns and villages--their improvements, industries, manufactories, churches, schools and societies; its war record, biographical sketches, portraits of prominent men and early settlers; the whole preceded by a history of Wisconsin, statistics of the state, and an abstract of its laws and constitution and of the constitution of the United States

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The history of Columbia County, Wisconsin, containing an account of its settlement, growth, development and resources; an extensive and minute sketch of its cities, towns and villages--their improvements, industries, manufactories, churches, schools and societies; its war record, biographical sketches, portraits of prominent men and early settlers; the whole preceded by a history of Wisconsin, statistics of the state, and an abstract of its laws and constitution and of the constitution of the United States
Western Historical Company, 1880
iv, 1095 p. : ill., ports., double map ; 27 cm.

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Contents

[Title page] The history of Columbia County, Wisconsin, p. [i]

Preface, p. [ii]

Contents, pp. [iii]-iv ff.

Map of Columbia, Co. Wisconsin

Fort Winnebago in 1831

History of Wisconsin: 1.-Wisconsin antiquities, Butterfield, C. W. pp. [19]-21

II.--The indian tribes of Wisconsin, Butterfield, C. W. pp. 21-29

III.--Pre-territorial annals of Wisconsin, Butterfield, C. W. pp. 29-41

IV.--Wisconsin territory, Butterfield, C. W. pp. 41-52

V.--Wisconsin as a state, Butterfield, C. W. pp. 52-109

Topography and geology, Chamberlin, T. C. pp. [110]-120

Climatology of Wisconsin, Oldenhage, H. H. pp. [121]-128

Trees, shrubs and vines, Hoy, P. R. pp. 128-134

Fauna of Wisconsin, Hoy, P. R. pp. 134-139

Educational history, Searing, Edward pp. [140]-151

Agriculture, Daniells, W. W. pp. 151-162

Mineral resources, Irving, Roland D. pp. 162-172

Wisconsin railroads, Giles, H. H. pp. [173]-185

Lumber manufacture, Judson, W. B. pp. 185-191

Banking in Wisconsin, McGregor, John P. pp. 191-197

Commerce and manufactures, Giles, H. H. pp. [198]-209

The public domain, Durrie, D. S. pp. [210]-230

Health of Wisconsin, Hobbins, Joseph pp. 230-249

Statistics of Wisconsin, 1875, pp. 249-262

Abstract of laws: Wisconsin, pp. [263]-286

Constitution of the state of Wisconsin: condensed, pp. [287]-297

Constitution of the United States: condensed, pp. 297-305

Alphabetical list of counties and cities, pp. 306-[308] ff.

History of Columbia County: Chapter I, pp. [309]-[325] ff.

Chapter II, pp. 327-352

Chapter III, pp. 353-370

Chapter IV, pp. 371-389

Chapter V, pp. 390-446

Chapter VI, pp. 447-467

Chapter VII, pp. 468-498

Chapter VIII, pp. 499-530

Chapter IX, pp. 531-587

Chapter X, pp. 588-664

Chapter XI, pp. 665-697

Chapter XII, pp. 698-746

Chapter XIII, pp. 747-795

Chapter XIV, pp. 796-832

Chapter XV, pp. 833-[873]

Errata, p. [874]

Biographical sketches, pp. [875]-[1096]


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