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By Thomas H. Fehring

ISBN-10: 0738583952

ISBN-13: 9780738583952

ISBN-10: 1531655912

ISBN-13: 9781531655914

The abundance of whitefish within the Lake Michigan bay that frames this village gave it its identify. The whitefish additionally helped feed the appetites of consumers of the hotels that after graced the neighborhood. Whitefish Bay fast grew clear of fishing and motels to turn into the �Gold Coast� village north of Milwaukee. Nestled shut sufficient to town to permit a simple paintings travel, but a ways sufficient away to supply an enticing neighborhood surroundings, Whitefish Bay turned a fascinating situation for households to place down roots. Stately houses went up along early farmhouses. shops and different vivid advertisement companies quick besides colleges, church buildings, golf equipment, and businesses that proceed to supply citizens with a robust experience of community.

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