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ウィスコンシン州の簡単な紹介



 
Wisconsin Map +                  ウィスコンシン州の地図等



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Apostle Islands National Lakeshore
8621 150227  Apostle Islands ice caves open Saturday, but getting there 'treacherous'  USA TODAY, 02/26/2015
Apostle Islands Sea Caves - Apostle Islands National Lakeshore (U.S. National Park Service)  Wisconsin
Ice Caves - Apostle Islands Sea Caves Winter 2014 - YouTube
Lake Superior Ice Caves - YouTube
1-28-2014 Bayfield, WI Frozen Apostle Sea Caves Ice Caves - Stock Footage & ENG Package - YouTube
A long time ago, one of our staff members and his friends went on a three day - sailing trip from Bayfield to the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior. "Yea, I was very
fortunate to see my first northern lights."   aurora - Bing Images  |  Astronomy
List of United States national lakeshores and seashores - Wikipedia
Apostle Islands Cruises - YouTube
Apostle Islands Sea Caves- Travel thru the Sea Caves by Kayak - YouTube
Is Bayfield, Wisconsin the best little town in the midwest? - YouTube
MacGregor 26 Sailing Lake Superior amongst the Apostle Islands out of Bayfield - YouTube
Wisconsin  |  National Lakeshores and Seashores  |  National Parks
Ice Castles from St. Paul Winter Carnival 2013 & 2004
5088 140217  Rare frozen path on Lake Superior opens dazzling ice caves to hikers  (LA Times, Michael Muskal, 02/17/2014)
5060 140214  Icicles Dazzle in Lake Superior - NBC News.com  02/14/2014
our Icicle Castles @ Mall of America photos, 2013
Minnesota Winter photos
our Lake Superior photos

8775 150318  Intense Solar Storm Could Pull Northern Lights Across America  -  
Americans Have the Very Rare Opportunity to See the Northern Lights Tonight - Northern Lights Pictures  -  Popular Mechanics, 03/17/2015

Amazing Auroras: Breathtaking Northern Lights Photos of 2015  Space.com, 03/18/2015
Photos: Minnesota skies turn green for St. Patrick's Day - TwinCities.com
Video and photos: Stunning aurora borealis lights up Duluth skies | Minnesota Public Radio News  03/18/2015
Spectacular Norway Northern Lights - YouTube  National Geographic, northern Norway, March 2012
Night of the Northern Lights - YouTube  in the far north of Scotland, Feb. 27, 2014
Stunning Time-Lapse Video Elemental Iceland - YouTube  National Geographic, Oct. 8, 2013
Astronomy  |  America  |  Alaska  |  Minnesota  |  Wisconsin


* Chequamegon National Forest


+ Door County  ---  Washington Island
7 Natural Wonders of Door County | Travel Wisconsin
Wisconsin  |  Travel


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House on the Rock
House on the Rock - Wikipedia  ...
the inspiration for the house in a meeting between Alex Jordan, Jr. and Frank Lloyd Wright, ...
Alex Jordan, Jr. - Wikipedia  
March 3, 1914, Madison, Wisconsin – November 6, 1989, best known as the creator of the House on the Rock,

# Hunting Hunting photos

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International Crane Foundation

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Jelly Belly Warehouse Tour

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Nicolet National Forest

# State Street Halloween Party, Madison, WI  1031-1101  Also check out Explore America Info Calendar October

* Summerfest (Milwaukee)


# Wildlife, for example, Crex Meadows Wildlife Area | Alma  Photos:
Parks, Explore America Info

11894 161115-1116  Tundra swans put on a show along the Mississippi in autumn  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Chelsey Lewis, 11/04/2016  -  Home - Upper Mississippi River - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Swan Watch Bus Tour - Upper Mississippi River - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Tundra Swans  |  Swans
  |  Wisconsin 

11286 160518  Spring Butterfly Trek: Crex to Barrens  by Entomologist Dean Hansen
Spring Butterfly Trek: Crex to the Barrens  May 21, 2016, Wisconsin.   
NRF Field Trips 2016 - Field Trip List (read only) | Online Registration by Cvent  Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin Check out #52 for details.
Regal Fritillary butterfly Photos:  1 (side view)  |  2a ( top view)  |  2b (top view, up-close)   August 5, 2015, photographed by Dean Hansen, an Entomologist

9272 150521  Nature Event  34. Spring Butterfly Trek: Crex to the Barrens  May 23, 2015  9-4:30, Wisconsin.
Leader: Dean Hansen   page 13/40
Insect photos
ISSUU - Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin Field Trip Guidebook 2015 by Maria Sadowski
6182 140530  Butter Butterfly Trek, Wisconsin: Local butterfly enthusiast Dean Hansen will lead the trek.  June 7, 2014 for more info, Click here 
Also check out  Dean's page

our Insect photos page



* +# Wisconsin Dells
 ---  Noah’s Ark Waterpark

Wisconsin State | Madison | Milwaukee | Green Bay
Largest Cities in Wisconsin

Tourism


12859 170614  7 Natural Wonders of Wisconsin | Travel Wisconsin
Wisconsin

ウィスコンシン州の旅行ガイド


born September 8, 1841    Charles Julius Guiteau
Charles Julius Guiteau - - Biography.com
Frédéric Mistral - Wikipedia 
September 8, 1841 – June 30, 1882, an American writer and lawyer who was convicted of the assassination of James A. Garfield, the 20th President of the United States. 
Illinois  |  Wisconsin

Presidents:   
James Garfield    #20 

born June 8, 1867     Frank Lloyd Wright
"So Long Frank Lloyd Wright" by Simon and Garfunkel - YouTube
150 years of Frank Lloyd Wright - Chicago Tribune
Frank Lloyd Wright Biography
Frank Lloyd Wright - Wikipedia
  June 8, 1867 - April 9, 1959, an American architect, interior designer,
writer, and educator
House on the Rock - Wikipedia  ... the inspiration for the house in a meeting between Alex Jordan, Jr. and Frank Lloyd Wright, ...
Frank Lloyd Wright's Imperial Hotel (1923) - YouTube Tokyo, Japan
Wisconsin  |  Buildings 

13375 171008  Fire rips through Chicago - Oct 08, 1871 - HISTORY.com 
Massive fire burns in Wisconsin - Oct 07, 1871 - HISTORY.com
Wisconsin's Peshtigo Fire - YouTube
Great Michigan Fire - Wikipedia
Chicago, Illinois  |  Wisconsin  |  Michigan


born November 15, 1887    Georgia O'Keeffe
Georgia O'Keeffe_ The Complete Works - YouTube
Georgia O'keeffe  biography.com  with a video
Georgia O'Keeffe - Wikipedia 
Georgia Totto O'Keeffe, November 15, 1887 – March 6, 1986, an American artist. She was best known for her paintings of enlarged flowers, New York skyscrapers, and New Mexico landscapes. O'Keeffe has been recognized as the "Mother of American modernism". ...
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum located in Santa Fe NM
Georgia O'Keeffe talking about her life and work - YouTube  1 > 3
Georgia Okeeffe lesson - YouTube
Art  |  New Mexico  |  Wisconsin
  

born May 6, 1915    Orson Welles
Orson Welles - Film Actor, Actor, Director - Biography.com
Citizen Kane released - May 01, 1941 - HISTORY.com
Orson Welles - Wikipedia 
May 6, 1915 – October 10, 1985, an American actor, director, writer, and producer who worked in theatre, radio, and film. He is remembered for his innovative work in all three: in theatre, most notably Caesar (1937), a Broadway adaptation of William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar; in radio, the legendary 1938 broadcast "The War of the Worlds"; and in film, Citizen Kane (1941), consistently ranked as one of the all-time greatest films.
Citizen Kane (1941) - IMDb
Citizen Kane - The Theatrical Trailer - YouTube

Wisconsin

born May 16, 1919    Liberace
Liberace - Pianist - Biography.com
Mini Bio Liberace - YouTube
1969 Liberace Show Boogie Woogie - YouTube
Liberace - Wikipedia 
Władziu Valentino Liberace, May 16, 1919 – February 4, 1987, mononymously known as Liberace, was an American pianist, singer, and actor. ...  At the height of his fame, from the 1950s to the 1970s, Liberace was the highest-paid entertainer in the world, with established residencies in Las Vegas, and an international touring schedule. Liberace embraced a lifestyle of flamboyant excess both on and off stage, acquiring the sobriquet "Mr. Showmanship". 
Wisconsin  |  Music  |  Las Vegas, Nevada


 
Events
EAA AirVenture Oshkosh: The World's Greatest Aviation Celebration, Oshkosh, Wisconsin (WI) 100726-0801   Duluth Air Show Photos

Late November - Nine days around Thanksgiving Wisconsin 9-day gun Deer Hunting season opens < http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/hunt/deer.html  > 
ウィスコンシン州のデイヤーハンテイング シーズン スタート  (Deer Hunting Photos)  
野生の鹿 White-tailed Deer (Whitetail Photos):
For Minnesota Wildlife Info, check out 
Letter: 95 | 97 | レター 95 | 97

8699 150309  Deer Hunting 
Hunter Dean shot a doe (female deer)  2014 - photo from 2014 Wisconsin Gun Deer Hunting 2014
Opening day of Wisconsin Gun Deer hunt 2014 - YouTube
WI 2014 Deer Hunting Gun Opener Buck! - YouTube

Hunters           Firearms Deer Hunting | Archery Deer Hunting  |  Sportsmen
Wisconsin
8692 150308      Winter Fun    Photos: Hunting & Trapping
Deer Hunting 2014 - YouTube
The most AMAZING Deer Hunting Video EVER!!! HD - YouTube
15-Yard Files
: Female Bowhunter Stares Down Giant Bull Elk at 4 Yards - YouTube
Hunters           Firearms Deer Hunting | Archery Deer Hunting
Trappers         Animal Trapping (beavers, foxes, minks, muskrats, opossums, otters, raccoons, skunks)
Sportsmen
Winter Fun photos


More Events, for example, check out this site


1815 130519  Bras will hang again at Milwaukee bar  (video, FOX, Yahoo)  |  Milwaukee bra ban is lifted after publicity campaign - CSMonitor.com
Holler House – Milwaukee, WI Review - Bowling Alleys USA.com  |  Holler House - Wikipedia
our Wisconsin State page


6626 140711  In Pictures: America's Most Relaxed Cities  (Forbes, 11/02/2010) 
1. Minneapolis - St. Paul, Minnesota, 2. Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 3. Boston, Massachusetts, 4. Portland, Oregon, 5. Columbus, Ohio, 6. Denver, Colorado, 7. (tie) Seattle, Washington, 7 (tie) Cincinnati, Ohio, 9. Kansas City, Missouri, 10. San Jose, California

Photos: 10 most stressed out cities - chicagotribune.com 
1. Washington, D.C., 2. New York City, New York, 3. Miami, Florida, 4. San Francisco, California, 5. Jersey City, New Jersey, 6. Oakland, California, 7. Chicago, Illinois, 8. Newark, New Jersey, 9. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10. Los Angels, California

State Info


7695 141112  America's most dangerous cities, 2014 - Yahoo Homes  Thomas C. Frohlich, Alexander Kent and Alexander E.M. Hess, 24/7 WallSt, 11/12/12014
America's Most Dangerous Cities 2014 Edition  Huffington Post, Simon McCormack, 11/11/2014
Crime in America 2015: Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities Over 200,000
  Law Street, Kevin Rizzo, 11/10/2014    1. Detroit, Michigan, 2. Oakland, California, 3. Memphis, Tennessee, 4. St. Louis, Missouri, 5. Cleveland, Ohio, 6. Baltimore, Maryland, 7. Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 8. Birmingham, Alabama, 9. Newark, New Jersey, 10. Kansas City, Missouri
Crime in America 2015: Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities Under 200,000  Law Street, Kevin Rizzo, 11/10/2014     1. Little Rock, Arkansas, 2. Rockford, Illinois, 3. New Haven, Connecticut, 4. Hartford, Connecticut, 5. Springfield, Missouri, 6. Springfield, Massachusetts, 7. Paterson, New Jersey, 8. Lansing, Michigan, 9. Beaumont, Texas, 10. Richmond, California   
Crime in America 2015: Top 10 Safest Cities over 200,000  Law Street, Kevin Rizzo, 11/10/2014     1. Irvine, California, 2. Gilbert, Arizona, 3. Fremont, California, 4. Santa Clarita, California, 5. Henderson, Nevada, 6. Plano, Texas, 7. Scottsdale, Arizona, 8. Virginia Beach, Virginia, 9. Garland, Texas, 10. Chandler, Arizona
Crime in America 2015  Law Street
Uniform Crime Reports - Wikipedia
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) - Wikipedia
Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) - Wikipedia
Intelligence agency  Wikipedia
List of intelligence agencies  Wikipedia
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)  Wikipedia
National_Security_Agency (NSA)  Wikipedia
America, States & D.C.

7885 141129  Minnesota Football - Golden Gophers News, Scores, Videos - College Football - ESPN
Minnesota Loses to Wisconsin, 34 - 24
Minnesota–Wisconsin football rivalry - Wikipedia
Big Ten Conference - Wikipedia
7846 141126  2014 NCAA College Football Polls and Rankings for Week 14 - ESPN  11/23/2014
Best of Week 14: A whole lot of Minnesota at Wisconsin here « Big Ten Network  Tom Dienhart
Minnesota vs. Wisconsin:
Big Ten West title game, Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 @ Wisconsin; The battle for Paul Bunyan’s Axe
Big Ten  Home
Big Ten Conference  Big Ten  -  Wikipedia
Minnesota

8490 150211  The Craziest Architecture You Have To See Before You Die  MSN Travel
8/11
Piazza D'Italia, New Orleans, Louisiana; 10/11 Grotto Sauna, Lake Huron, Canada; 11/11 Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
America  |  Buildings


8576 150222  Nordic Ski  American Birkebeiner, Cable & Hayward, Wisconsin (WI), (Cross-County Ski races: 51 k, 23 k, and 12 k) 
Cross-country Ski photos Minneapolis, Minnesota
Feb. 19-22, 2015

8577 150222  Ski Jumping
Snowflake Ski Club 
2015 Snowflake Ski Jumping Tournament Jan. 30th & 31st, Westby, Wisconsin
Photos: Ski Jumping  St. Paul, MN |  International Ski Jumping Competition Minneapolis, MN

Minnesota
: Minneapolis Ski Club  |  St. Paul Ski Club

8583 150223  Ice Fishing   MN Ice Fishing | Ice Fishing Houses | Lake Mille Lacs
Lake Fishing Reports MN Fish Winnie Cass Leech Winnibigoshish Pokegama  FsihRapper,
Current Northern Minnesota Ice Fishing Reports
Ice fishing - Wikipedia
Photos:  Ice Fishing Contest & Ice Fishing Basics  |  Fishing  |  Minnesota  |  Wisconsin

11870 161108  Great River Road Wine Trail – 11 Great Wineries on the Upper Mississippi River Valleys
1. Holiday Harvest Wine & Food Festival  11/12 & 11/13, 2016, Wisconsin
Wisconsin wineries lure visitors — even in November  Pioneer Press

Wisconsin  | 
Grapes

13054 170730  New St. Croix Crossing bridge connects Minnesota and Wisconsin
St. Croix Crossing video,  MN DOT, Project Dedication Ceremony, Aug. 2, 2017
St Croix Crossing Project Visual Quality Animation - YouTube
02 Lift Bridge (Chestnut Street) - YouTube

Stillwater Gazette: New St. Croix Crossing bridge will open to traffic by Aug. 3 
Minnesota  |  Wisconsin


References
*  Inge N. Dobelis (Project Editor): America: land of Beauty and Splendor (New York/Montreal: Reader’s Digest, 1992)
+  Laura Sutherland with Family Travel Forum: Amazing Places to Take Your Kids(Illinois: Publications International, Ltd., 2008)
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