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Where Wisconsin Began

As many Mineral Pointers know, our town is the place “Where Wisconsin Began.” Specifically, Wisconsin began on High Street. On July 4, 1836 Governor Henry Dodge was sworn in here as the first Governor of the Wisconsin Territory. ¬†An official … Continue reading

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