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Appleton,

city (1990 pop. 65,695), seat of Outagamie co., E Wis., on the Fox River near its exit from the northern end of Lake Winnebago, in a dairying and stockraising region; inc. 1857. Waterfalls provide power for the city's industries, which produce paper, wood, metal, concrete, and dairy products. Appleton had the nation's first hydroelectric plant (1882) and the state's first electric streetcar (1886). The city is the seat of Lawrence Univ.

Appleton

Sir Edward (Victor). 1892--1965, English physicist, noted particularly for his research on the ionosphere: Nobel prize for physics 1947
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Appleton became involved in racing as an owner in 1969 and campaigned his first stakes winner, Gallant Knave, in 1972.

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