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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

While our initial data about Chetek came from various goverment sources (GNIS, US Census, FIPS), we also found mention of Chetek in various books, maps and other sources. When we find a mention, a fact or snippet, we add that information to our Gazetter.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that proved useful in adding to our knowledge about Chetek. We hope that they will be useful to you.

Chetek is contained in a comprehensive list of Post Offices that was created by Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<1>

From that list:

The Chetek post office opened in 1883.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Chetek:
Services available in 1895: had a Post Office, a Railroad Station, a Express Office

Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956)
Published by Shell Oil Company

We found Chetek in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Chetek for more information.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Chetek. See our Misc Page for Chetek for more information.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chetek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Barron County: www.co.barron.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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