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Waupaca, Wisconsin, USA
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Where is Waupaca, Wisconsin, USA? 

Waupaca is a city in Waupaca County in the state of Wisconsin. The city is believed to be named after Sam Waupaca (or Chief Wapuka) of the Potowatomi tribe.Wikipedia

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Waupaca, a banking city, capital of Waupaca co., Wis., on the Waupaca River and on the Wisconsin Central R., 37 miles W. by N. of Menasha. It has manufactures of woollens, flour, and lumber. Pop. in 1900, 2912.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906
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A large gasoline launch used on Waupaca lakes was destroyed by fire at Indian crossing on the lakes Sunday afternoon. Owing to a leak in the gasoline tank or pipes a fire resulted and although the boat was headed at once for shore several of the dozen or more persons, who were on board at the time, ...Read MORE...

News  1946 - Youth On High School Outing Dies As Canoe Overturns On Lake
Tragedy overtook an outing of 26 Maplewood high school students at McCrossen lake near Waupaca last Saturday morning when one of the party, RICHARD KERSCHER, 17, only son of Mrs. Celia Kerscher, of Maplewood, Door county, was drowned when a canoe overturned.

Sheriff Arthur Hewitt recovered the...

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World War II Soldier flag  Victor Martin Rose (12 April 1920, Reedsburg, Wisconsin, USA - 1 March 2006, Waupaca, Wisconsin, USA) gravestone

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