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Wisconsin

Parent Category: Places


 

 

 

 
 

 

 



 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Capital
Madison 
Became a State
May 29, 1848 (30th)
Location
midwestern United States
Area
64,497 sq. miles (23rd)
Population
5,686,986 (20th)
Major Cities Milwaukee, Madison, Eau Claire, Green Bay, LaCrosse
Products
milk, butter, cheese, corn, machinery, paper manufacturing, beer, mining, lumber
Climate
humid continental climate,wide variations in temperature and four distinct seasons
Yearly Precipitation
averages 31 inches
Professional Sport Teams
Green Bay Packers (National Football League)
Milwaukee Brewers (Major League Baseball)Milwaukee Bucks (National Basketball Association)
Major Waterways
Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, Mississippi River,St. Croix River,
Chippewa River, Lake Winnebago, 
Wisconsin River
Most Famous Citizens
John Muir (naturalist)
Spencer Tracy (actor)
Orson Welles (director, actor)
Thornton Wilder (novelist, playwright)
Frank Lloyd Wright (architect)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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