Owen, David Dale and Joseph G.Norwood
Report of a Geological Survey of Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota and Incidentially of a Portion of Nebraska Territory, Made Under Instructions from the US Treasury Department
Lippincott, Grambo & Co.
Contains J. G. Norwoods Report, which covers essentially the western half of Wisconsin. His survey journey passed through the four White Elk Lakes, which are today, White Birch, Ballard, Irving, and Laura. See page 282. (Included in the Bookwood photocopy.)
- Bookwood Historical Collection, Star Lake
- UW Madison/Wis Hist Soc