WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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Image of the Dewey House and surrounding land

Governor Nelson Dewey Home Site


GOVERNOR NELSON DEWEY HOME

Discover the fascinating story of Wisconsin’s first governor, his family, and his farm. After serving as governor, Dewey, his wife Catherine, and their children, Kate and Nettie, returned to Cassville and lived in a Gothic Revival home on a 2,000 acre agricultural estate.

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