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This 1911 carousel has the original 28 wooden jumper horses and 2 chariots. It traveled with a carnival out of Cuba City, Wisconsin, until it was purchased by the Waterloo Fire Department in 1925. It has been running ever since arriving at Waterloo. It is housed in a fourteen sided structure witha domed roof, which was built in 1927. The carousel is on the National Register of Historic Places and is located in Firemen's Park.
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