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Mystery Place: Linn Township farm hosted Farm Technology Days
Mystery Place: Linn Township farm hosted Farm Technology Days
The Steve Snudden farm, which is located in Sections 21, 22, 27 and 28 in the town of Linn, was the site of this year's Wisconsin Farm Technology Days, which ran from July 19 through July 21. FTD is an event for farm and city people to learn more...
Mystery Place: Well-known historian and his family left their mark on Whitewater
Mystery Place: Well-known historian and his family left their mark on Whitewater
The boyhood home of prolific author Stephen Ambrose is at 724 Center St. in Whitewater.  The son of Dr. Stephen Hedges Ambrose and Rosepha Trippe Ambrose was born in Lovington, Illinois, but was raised in Whitewater. 
Mystery Place: Property changed hands dozens of times between 1841 and 2000
Mystery Place: Property changed hands dozens of times between 1841 and 2000
The history of the Mel and Gail Cody farm began in 1841 when the patent for the land in Section 19 and 30 in the town of Spring Prairie was granted to Israel Williams by President W.H. Harrison on March 25. The farm was 157 acres. 
Mystery Place: Sharon sanctuary has been saving big cats since 1973
Mystery Place: Sharon sanctuary has been saving big cats since 1973
The Valley of the Kings Sanctuary is pretty well hidden from view, located on the east end of Town Hall Road in the town of Sharon.
Mystery Place: Lake Como history spans from vacation estates to gangster hideout
Mystery Place: Lake Como history spans from vacation estates to gangster hideout
Duck Lake was the early name for Lake Como, which lies north of Wisconsin Highway 50 west of Lake Geneva. It is smaller and shallower than Geneva Lake.
Mystery Place: Town of East Troy spread once known as Oak Dale Farm
Mystery Place: Town of East Troy spread once known as Oak Dale Farm
The Roman and Carol Henningfeld home is located at N8175 Bell School Road in Section 24 of the town of East Troy. You can see their barn quilt on a garage; it is called Blazing Star.
Mystery Place: Delavan Lake figures prominently in cultural, social history
Mystery Place: Delavan Lake figures prominently in cultural, social history
Delavan Lake, located southeast of the city of Delavan, is the second largest lake in Walworth County; Geneva Lake is the largest. The Delavan Lake area is known for its Native American mounds, its circus history, sailing and ballrooms.
Mystery Place: Today's Papcke farm was the choice of settlers who moved to Sugar Creek in the 1840s
Mystery Place: Today's Papcke farm was the choice of settlers who moved to Sugar Creek in the 1840s
The Papcke farm is located in Section 7 in the town of Sugar Creek. Travel west out of Millard on County Highway A; it is the last farm in that township on the south side of the road.
Mystery Place: Landmark Delavan home once housed knitting company official
Mystery Place: Landmark Delavan home once housed knitting company official
You can see the early W. Bradley Tyrrell house at 953 Racine St. in Delavan. He had quite an interesting life and almost didn't make it back to Delavan after a mishap during an anthropological survey in the Sahara Desert. 
Mystery Place: Nestled in Kettle Moraine, Knuteson farm is home to a long line of Norwegians
Mystery Place: Nestled in Kettle Moraine, Knuteson farm is home to a long line of Norwegians
The Kenneth G. and Virginia A. Knuteson farm is located at N9217 Duffin Road in the Town of LaGrange. You can see their farm sign, “Sunny Brook Farm” near the road in front of their house. Their 100-plus acre farm is located in Section 8...