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Barnum, Wisconsin
Entering Barnum from the south on WIS 131
Entering Barnum from the south on WIS 131
Country  United States
State  Wisconsin
County Crawford
Town Haney
215 m (705 ft)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 608
GNIS feature ID 1561188

Barnum is an unincorporated community located in the town of Haney, in Crawford County, Wisconsin, United States. Barnum is on the Kickapoo River north of Steuben and is served by Wisconsin Highway 131. The community was founded around 1892 by Edward S. Barnum from Bristol, Ontario County, New York, who purchased land along the Kickapoo River in 1857.

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