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ID: 7014071
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7014071

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Milwaukee (inhabited place)  Milwaukee (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 43 02 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 43.0333  decimal degrees
Long: 087 54 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -87.9000  decimal degrees

Note: French missionaries and fur traders visited site 1600s; town developed after Native Americans surrendered claims to land 1831-1833; heavy German immigration 1840-1890; large numbers of Polish and Italian immigrants arrived 1890s; largest city in state.

Names:
Milwaukee (preferred,C,V)
Walker's Point (H,V)  ............ merged into Milwaukee 1846
Juneautown (H,V)  ............ village laid out 1835; joined with Kilbourntown as autonomous wards of Milwaukee 1839
Kilbourntown (H,V)  ............ village laid out 1835; joined with Juneautown as autonomous wards of Milwaukee 1839
Mahn-a-waukee See-pe (H,V)  ............ Native American, means "Gathering Place by the River"
Mahn-a-wau-kee See-pe (C,V)
Mahn-a-wauk-ee See-pe (C,V)
Mahn-a-waukee Seepe (C,V)
Mahn-a-waukie (C,V)
Mahn-ah-wauk Seepe (C,V)
Man-a-wau-kee (C,V)
Man-a-wauk-ee (C,V)
Man-na-wah-kie (C,V)
Mana'wa (C,V)
Manawaki (C,V)
Manawaukee (C,V)
Manayaukee (C,V)
Maunahwauke (C,V)
Mee-lee-waug-ee (C,V)
Meliki (C,V)
Melwarik (C,V)
Mil-wah-kie (C,V)
Milioke (C,V)
Millewacki (C,V)
Millicki (C,V)
Milo-aki (C,V)
Milouagui (C,V)
Milwacky (C,V)
Milwahkie (C,V)
Milwalky (C,V)
Milwarck (C,V)
Milwarik (C,V)
Milwaucki (C,V)
Milwaukie (C,V)
Minewaki (C,V)
Miniaki (C,V)
Winnipesaukee (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United States (nation)  ........  United States (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Wisconsin (state)  ............  Wisconsin (state) (P)
Hierarchy of Milwaukee (county)  ................  Milwaukee (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Milwaukee (inhabited place)  ....................  Milwaukee (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  settled 1836
city (C)  ............  incorporated 1846
county seat (C)  ............  since 1836
port (C)
industrial center (C)
transportation center (C)
educational center (C)
cultural center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Juneautown..........  [VP]
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 143
.......................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Kilbourntown..........  [VP]
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 143
.......................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Mahn-ah-wauk Seepe..........  [VP]
...................................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Mahn-a-waukee See-pe..........  [VP]
...................................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 143
Mahn-a-wau-kee See-pe..........  [VP]
......................................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Mahn-a-wauk-ee See-pe..........  [VP]
......................................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Mahn-a-waukee Seepe..........  [VP]
...................................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Mahn-a-waukie..........  [VP]
..........................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Mana'wa..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Manawaki..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Man-a-wau-kee..........  [VP]
..........................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Man-a-wauk-ee..........  [VP]
..........................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Manawaukee..........  [VP]
.......................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Manayaukee..........  [VP]
.......................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Man-na-wah-kie..........  [VP]
.............................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Maunahwauke..........  [VP]
.......................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Mee-lee-waug-ee..........  [VP]
.............................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Meliki..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Melwarik..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milioke..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Millewacki..........  [VP]
.......................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Millicki..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milo-aki..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milouagui..........  [VP]
....................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milwacky..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Mil-wah-kie..........  [VP]
.......................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milwahkie..........  [VP]
....................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milwalky..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milwarck..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milwarik..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milwaucki..........  [VP]
....................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Milwaukee..........  [BHA, FDA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 7:143
....................  National Archives and Record Administration database (1987-)
....................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
....................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Milwaukie..........  [VP]
....................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Minewaki..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Miniaki..........  [VP]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Walker's Point..........  [VP]
.............................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 143
Winnipesaukee..........  [VP]
..........................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 143; 7:143
..................  National Archives and Record Administration database (1987-)
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55010718
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985)

 

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