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Soil, climate, population, commerce and industries of Wisconsin

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Soil, climate, population, commerce and industries of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin: State Board of Immigration, [1885]
35 p. : ill., folded map ; 22 cm.

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Contents

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[Half-title] Soil, climate, population, commerce and industries of Wisconsin

[Frontispiece] Dells of the Wisconsin River -- Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway

[Title page] Soil, climate, population, commerce and industries of Wisconsin, p. [1]

[Frontispiece] Scenes on the route to Ashland -- Wisconsin central line, p. [2]

What it offers to the immigrant, pp. [3]-4

Geography, pp. 4-5

Topography, pp. 5-6

Rivers, lakes -- water power, pp. 6-7

Game, p. 7

Vegetable kingdom, pp. 7-8

Forests, pp. 8-9

Minerals, pp. 10-11

Population, p. 11

Climate, pp. 11-12

State government, pp. 12-13

Finances, etc., pp. 13-14

Schools and charitable institutions, pp. 14-18

Post offices, newspapers, p. 18

Railroads, pp. 19-20

Personal rights, pp. 20-22

Agriculture, agricultural machinery, p. 22

Stock, p. 23

Manufactures, p. 23

Wages, p. 23

[Milwaukee], pp. [24]-28

Other prominent cities of Wisconsin, p. 29

Where to go, p. 30

Price and title, pp. 30-31

Homestead Law, pp. 31-32

General advice, pp. 32-33

What to bring, p. 33

The state's care of immigrants, pp. 33-35 ff.

Index

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Map of Wisconsin prepared by the State Board of Immigration


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