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The emigrant's instructer on Wisconsin and the western states of America

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British Temperance Emigration Society and Saving Fund
The emigrant's instructer on Wisconsin and the western states of America
Liverpool: British Temperance Emigration Society and Saving Fund, 1844
1 v. ; 22 cm.

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Contents

[Cover] The emigrant's instructer on Wisconsin and the western states of America

[Title page] Description of the Wisconsin Territory and some of the states and territories adjoining to it, in the western parts of the United States of America, pp. [1]-[2]

Introduction, Gorst, R. pp. [3]-6

Description of Wisconsin, pp. [7]-8

Wisconsin and its resources, pp. 8-11

Wisconsin--face of the country, p. 11

Climate of Wisconsin, p. 11

Rivers of Wisconsin, pp. 11-12

Prairies or meadows, p. 12

Groves and timbered lands, p. 12

Production of the soil, pp. 12-13

Animals, wild and domestic, p. 13

Birds, p. 13

Fish, pp. 13-14

Extracts of letters, pp. 14-20

The climate of Racine, pp. 20-21

The healthiness of Wisconsin, pp. 21-22

Value of money by Mr. Flowers, pp. 22-23

Dr. Owen's reports on lead and copper of Wisconsin, pp. 23-25

Prices of produce, provisions, etc., pp. 25-26

Growth of Wisconsin, p. 26

Sheboygan and its vicinity, pp. 26-28

Extracts of letter from Allegheney city paper, pp. 28-29

Profitable farming, p. 29

[Advertisement of the society], pp. 30-31

[Letters from Gorstville, Wisconsin:--], pp. 31-41

Remarks taken from Mr. Coriel's writings, p. 42

Extract of a communication from the Hon. Alfred Brunson, pp. 42-43

Extract of a letter from J. G. Bennet, Esq. Iowa, pp. 43-44

Extract from Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, pp. 44-45

Mr. Wrigglesworth's opinion of the society's estate, p. 46

Route by New York, p. 47

Route by New Orleans, p. 47

Index, p. 48


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