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Peshtigo - Map Depicting the Burnt-Over Areas

Peshtigo - Map Depicting the Burnt-Over Areas American History Disasters Nineteenth Century Life Geography

Peshtigo and other burned-over areas, impacted by the Great Fire of 1871, are near the fresh water of Green Bay.  Much fire damage occurred along the western shore of the bay, as depicted by this map.


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Map online, courtesy Wisconsin Historical Society.

 

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