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Baraboo News Articles
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Baraboo News, 5-10-1905
By E.D. Jackson, Minneapolis, Minn.
George Brown and the Founding of Baraboo
Baraboo News, Aug. 9th, 1906.
(By E.D. Jackson, Minneapolis, Minn.)
The Builders of Baraboo
By Elbridge D. Jackson, Minneapolis, Minn.
From Friday’s Daily.
Pioneer Times in Baraboo: Coronor George B. Gibbons Recalls Early Day Incidents
The News, June 4, 1909
Baraboo Fire Forty Years Ago: Incident of the Days When ‘Shanghi’ Chandler Was a Resident Here
By Peter Richards. Lodi, Wisconsin.
Baraboo News, Dec. 21, 1911.
Some Memories of Wisconsin House
Baraboo Republic, March 5, 1912
Recollections of Ableman In the Early Days
Written for the Sauk County Historical Society
by Mrs. Eva Slye Alexander, Baraboo, Wi, Jan. 25, 1917
The First Murder Trial in Baraboo
Written for the Sauk County Historical Society by Attorney R.T. Warner, Everett, Washington.
May 30, 1918
Stagecoach and Tavern Days in the Baraboo Region
By H.E. Cole, 1923
Baraboo News Publishing Company
The Old Baraboo Race Track
By Harry Slye
July 31, 1924
The House at the Foot of the Hill – Early Days in Baraboo
By Mrs. Rose Anderson, Princeton, Minn. Baraboo Weekly News Tuesday March 11,1926
The Noyes Home
May 19, 1927
Recollects When Big Cistern Was Dug Back in 1883
Dec. 25, 1930