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Superior, Wisconsin - Wikipedia

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Superior is a city in, and the county seat of, Douglas County in the state of Wisconsin. ... About the time of the European arrival, the Duluth–Superior region ... their "Sixth Stopping P...

Indian Country Wisconsin - Great Lakes History: A General View

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The exact date of initial European contact with the Great Lakes Indians is ... they had established missions at Chequamegon Bay in Lake Superior and at Green .... Most of the Potawatomi, Ojibwe, and Ottawa who lived in southern Wisconsin ...

Ojibwe History - Indian Country Wisconsin

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In 1745, the Ojibwe of Lake Superior began to move ... Wisconsin and the southern shore of Lake Superior did not join ...

19th-Century Immigration |Turning Points in Wisconsin History ...

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Thus, the settlement of Wisconsin by European immigrants was preceded and made possible by the coerced reduction of ... The first immigrants tended to settle in the southern parts of Wisconsin. ... Link to article: Recollections of Old Superior  ...

Wisconsin | history - geography - state, United States | Britannica.com

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Jan 3, 2013 ... Wisconsin was admitted to the union as the 30th state on May 29, 1848. ... states, it is bounded by the western portion of Lake Superior and the Upper ... In the southern two-thirds of the state, a combination of favourable climate, .... About nine-tenths of Wisconsin's population is of northern European origin.

History of Minnesota's Lake Superior - Minnesota Historical Society

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Etienne Brule is credited with the European discovery of Lake Superior .... Nearby, La Pointe (Wisconsin) was the center of the Company's fishing business. ...... in the southern part of the state between the Minnesota and Mississippi Rivers.

Lake Superior Facts - UMKC School of Law

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Facts about Lake Superior's size, water quality, history, climate, aquatic life, etc. ... Lake Superior is, by surface area, the world's largest freshwater lake. ... Marie to the Wisconsin-Michigan border. ... When European explorers visited Lake Superior in the 1600s they reported giant sturgeons (up to nine feet in length) an...

The Finns in America (European Reading Room, Library of Congress)

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Apr 14, 2016 ... The Finns in America (European Reading Room, Library of Congress). ... Carl Sjödahl, the former sailor, led 53 emigrants from Uusimaa in Southern Finland to Alabama in 1869 .... Superior, Wisconsin: Tyomies Society, 1977.

Wisconsin Emigration and Immigration Genealogy - FamilySearch Wiki

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Aug 31, 2016 ... They were joined by settlers from southern and eastern Europe, ... The main port of entry to Wisconsin was Milwaukee, but no passenger lists are available for it or for other Wisconsin ports. .... Superior Public Library, 14.

About Anish:Timeline

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1795 - Treaty of Greenville cedes all of southern and eastern Ohio to the United ... conspire to move Lake Superior (Wisconsin and Michigan) Ojibwe Indians to ...