Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA - 1916
Greenbay, a city, port of delivery, and capital of Brown oo., Wis., is situated at the head or SW. extremity of Green Bay, and on the right bank of the Fox River, at its mouth, 85 miles NNE. of Fond du Lao and 113 miles N. of Milwaukee. It is on the Green Bay and Western, the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul and other railroads. It has a good harbor and great facilities for trade and navigation. The industries comprise extensive breweries, saw- and flour-mills, cooperages, soap-works, and manufactories of canned-goods, paper, machinery, furniture, etc. Large quantities of lumber, grain, and fish are exported. Green- bay contains a court-house, various academic institutions, and many elegant residences. Pop. in 1860, 2275 ; in 1890, 9069 ; in 1900, 18,684.
Lippincotts New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1 Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916 J.B. Lippincott - Publisher
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