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The fairgrounds contained 6 acres and about 10,000 people attended. The fair was held just east of Upper Courthouse Park, now a residential area in the Courthouse Hill Historic District.
You can read more about it at Hedberg Public Library.
Our Local History Database contains many references
to the Wisconsin State Fair in Janesville here.
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