Stories of the Badger State by Reuben Gold Thwaites

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Author Thwaites, Reuben Gold, 1853-1913
LoC No. 00002899
Title Stories of the Badger State
Contents The mound builders -- Life and manners of the indians -- The discovery of Wisconsin -- Radisson and Groseilliers -- The story of Joliet and Marquette -- The Jesuit missionaries -- Some notable visitors to early Wisconsin -- A quarter of a century of warfare -- The commerce of the forest -- In the old French days -- The coming of the English -- Wisconsin in the Revolutionary War -- The rule of Judge Réaume -- The British capture Prairie du Chien -- The story of the Wisconsin lead mines -- The Winnebago War -- The Black Hawk War -- The story of Chequamegon Bay -- Wisconsin Territory formed -- Wisconsin becomes a State -- The boundaries of Wisconsin -- Life in pioneer days -- The development of roads -- The phalanx at Ceresco -- A Mormon king -- The Wisconsin Bourbon -- Slave catching in Wisconsin -- The story of a famous chief -- A fight for the governorship -- Our foreign-born citizens -- Swept by fire -- Badgers in war time.
Credits Produced by Roberta Staehlin, David Garcia, Matthew Wheaton
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Language English
LoC Class F516: United States local history: Ohio River and Valley.
Subject Wisconsin -- History
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EBook-No. 38137
Release Date
Most Recently Updated Jan 8, 2021
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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