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Whitbeck, R. H., 1871-1939 (Ray Hughes) / The geography and economic development of southeastern Wisconsin
(1921)

Table of contents,   pp. [iii]-[viii] PDF (1.1 MB)


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Chapter VMII. The City and County of Kenosha                 Page
Growt#i of Population, Kenosha County -----------------   179
The Fox River and the Village of Wilmot -----------------  179
Roads and Railroads ____________________                  180
Manufacturing -------------------------------------       180
Agriculture in Kenosha County -----:-____-__________      181
The City of Kenosha, Site of the City ---------------------  183
The  First  Settlement  ------------------------------  184
The Advantage of Lake Transportation ----------           186
Early Conditions _____________________________________-   186
Growth  of  the  Settlement  -----------------------------  187
Pressing  Need  of  a  Harbor  -----------------------------  187
The Struggles for the early Harbor ----------------------  187
Substitutes  for  a  Harbor  -------------------------------  13s
Ups  and  Downs  of the  Village  --------------------------  189
The first. Harbor Appropriations -------------------------  190
Disasters due to the Lack of a Harbor --------------------  191
Early Commerce --------------------------------------     192
Optimism   and  Pessimism  ------------------------------  192
Southport becomes the City of Kenosha -----------------   193
Commerce  In  the  early  Fifties  --------------------------  193
The Development of Manufacturing in Kenosha ------------  199
Manufacturing in 1870 -----------------------------   201
Manufacturing in 1880 to 1890 --------------------    201
Manufacturing in 1890 to 1900 ---------------------   202
Manufacturing in 1900 to 1910 ------------- -203
Manufacturing in 1910 to 1920 ---------------------…204
Reasons for the slow early Growth and the rapid recent Growth
of Kenosha --------------------------------------     207
Chapter IX. Walworth County
Early Conditions -------------------------------------    212
Early Transportation ----------------------------------   213
Early Industries -------------------------------------    215
Mail Routes in 18465 ___________________________ _  _    215
The coming of the Railroads ---------------------------   216
W hitew ater……-------------------- ---------------------- 217
Lake Geneva _________________________________-_           Z19
D elavan  ---------------------------------------------   221
E lkhorn  ---------------------------------------------   223
Villages of WalwQrth County ----------------------------  224
Agriculture in Walworth County ------------------------   225
Bibliography
General  References  -----------------------------------  229
Physical  Features  --------------------------------  229
Historical ----------------------------------------   229
Economic _______________________________________      232
Unpublished Theses in the Library of the University -of
Wisconsin _--___________________  -------------   233
Miscellaneous -------------------------------------   234


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