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Genealogy & Local History

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Local History Books

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Portage: a Sesquicentennial History, by Michael J. Goc, 2004

A History of Columbia County, Wisconsin: a Narrative Account of its Historical Progress, its People, and its Principal Interests, edited by J.E. Jones, 1914
Volume 1
Volume 2

An Intensive Historical Architectural and Historical Survey of the City of Portage, Columbia County, Wisconsin, by Joyce McKay, 1993

History of Columbia County, Wisconsin, 1880