Wisconsin lore: antics and anecdotes of Wisconsin people and places

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Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1962 - Social Science - 368 pages
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User Review  - Angela Hughes - Goodreads

I read this many years ago, and then again, recently. Excellent book. The story about the male circus elephant hanging onto his female mate who had fallen through a rotty old bridge, forced eventually by his handlers to drop her to her death to save the rest of them, absolutely broke my heart. Read full review

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User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

Fun and interesting to read, especially if you live in Wisconsin. Topics range from circus lore and lumberjack stories to tall tales and buried treasure stories. Read full review

Contents

A Word for Beginning
3
The Ridgeway Ghost and Other Curses Haunts and Queer Critters
13
Lumberjack Lore
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