Dousman, Talbot C. Papers
Title: Dousman, Talbot C. Papers
Reference Code: Mss-0301
Inclusive Dates: 1856
Quantity: 000.03 cu. ft.
Location: Sm Mss
Abstract: Talbot Dousman was born in Mackinaw, MI, in 1816. In June, 1835, he moved to Milwaukee, where he built a warehouse and was engaged in the forwarding and lumber business. He moved to Waukesha County, and in 1838, built the first frame barn within the county limits. His 400-acre farm “Ingleside” was a flourishing operation.
Scope and Content: The collection includes reports and congressional bills related to Dousman’s land claims in northern Wisconsin.
Access and Use: No restrictions