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Statistics exhibiting the history, climate and productions of the State of Wisconsin

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Statistics exhibiting the history, climate and productions of the State of Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin: Atwood and Rublee, State Printers, Journal Office, 1867
32 p. : folded map ; 22 cm.

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Contents

[Half-title] Statistics, exhibiting the history, climate and productions of the state of Wisconsin

[Title page] Statistics, exhibiting the history, climate and productions of the state of Wisconsin, pp. [1]-[2]

What and where is Wisconsin?, p. [3]

Topographical features, p. 4

Water power, pp. 4-5

The rivers of Wisconsin, pp. 5-6

Small lakes, pp. 6-7

Climate, p. 7

Health, pp. 7-8

Geology, pp. 8-9

Lead mines, p. 9

Zinc, p. 9

Iron ores, pp. 9-10

Clays, p. 10

Peat and marl, p. 10

Native animals, p. 10

Fishes, p. 10

Forests, pp. 10-11

Pine region, pp. 11-12

Agriculture, pp. 12-13

Chief crops in 1866, p. 13

Live stock, p. 13

Average price of live stock in January, 1867, p. 14

Shipments, etc., of farm products from Milwaukee, p. 14

Other agricultural products, pp. 14-15

Agricultural implements, p. 15

Average monthly wages of farm laborers, p. 15

Manufactures, p. 16

Occupations of the people, pp. 16-20

Railroad facilities, pp. 20-21

Markets, p. 21

Population, pp. 21-22

Newspapers, p. 22

Churches, p. 22

Relative density of population, pp. 22-23

Principal cities, p. 23

How the lands are surveyed, pp. 23-24

Lands, p. 24

The Homestead Law, pp. 24-25

Tenure of lands, p. 25

Increase of value of property, p. 25

Government, pp. 25-26

Personal rights, p. 26

Right to hold office, pp. 26-27

Property exempt from sale for debt, &c., p. 27

Rights of married women, p. 27

Revenues of the state, p. 27

State expenditures, p. 28

Schools, pp. 28-29

Normal schools, p. 29

Public libraries, p. 29

State institutions, pp. 29-30

Postoffices, p. 30

Routes from the sea board, pp. 30-31

Recapitulation, pp. 31-32

A map of Wisconsin prepared for the State Board of Emigration, Lapham, L. A.


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