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Brief History of Wisconsin

Population: 5 711.767 thousand people (2011) Area: 169639.0 sq. km The origin of the word “Wisconsin” is shrouded in mystery. This is the name of one of the major rivers of the state, but its etymology is debatable. The English probably borrowed from the French an erroneous interpretation of the word “miskashinshin”, which in theā€¦ Read More »