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Wisconsin, its opportunities and inducements to home seekers : hundreds of thousands of acres of farming lands : no other locality can equal it
(1895)

Honest, industrious people welcome in Wisconsin,   pp. 13 [12]-[13] PDF (572.6 KB)


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will bring to them a better return for their labor and a hap-
pier home and a more certain livelihood than their present oo-
cupations. Not only are the advantages of schools, railroad:,
churches and society awaiting those who come to Wisconsin
to locate, and not only do the municipalities, town government
and the law officials guarantee to new settlers just and equi-
table laws, taxes and conditions, but come from whence he
may, no nationality can come to Wisconsin and feel that her.
has entered a strange land. Many of the northern counties    -;t
of the State are settled largely by foreigners.                A
During the past twenty years a large number of colonies have
located upon lands similar to those now offered, and uniformly
have the colonies prospered and grown. They have come from
all parts of the world, and especially have those from the -
Scandinavian Peninsula, Germany and Central Europe done
well. They have not only prospered as farmers; many of thema
have become engaged in mercantile and professional pursuitE,
and to-day some of the best citizens, officials and business men
are from the ranks of those who came to the State only a few
years ago with nothing but their labor and energy to work out
fnr thAm comrtencAeA and sucs-                                :


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