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Antigo and Langlade County

Antigo was founded by Francis A. Deleglise in 1878, and is in the Northeast part of the state located along US Highway 45. The name is derived from the Chippewa Indian name for the river that flows through the area, "Nequi-Antigo-sebi" meaning "spring river" or "evergreen". Antigo is farm and lumber country and the economy relies on those indutries along with the manufacture of wooden items from the area lumber. Antigo has a population of just under 9000. Antigo is the county seat of Langlade County.

Historic District

Antigo has a nice historic district with a number of buildings of historic and/or architectural interest. Several buildings are listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Langlade County Museum

Another p[lace worth checking out is the Langlade County Museum

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  • In a nutshell:Great Courthouse and Museum
  • Last visit to Antigo: Jul 2011
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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