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Wisconsin historical markers identify, commemorate and honor the important people, places, and events that have contributed to the state's rich heritage. The Wisconsin Historical Markers Program is a vital education tool, informing people about the most significant aspects of Wisconsin's past.

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersWisconsin Chair Company Fire, The

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Wisconsin Chair Company Fire at the harbor in Port Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/25/2007

last visited: 1/18/2014

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersPort Washington Fire Engine House

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Port Washington Fire Engine House Marker in Port Washington, Ozaukee County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/8/2013

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersBirthplace of Flag Day

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Marks the school house where Flag Day started on June 14, 1885.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/19/2007

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersMajor Elbert Dickason/Dickason's "Hotel"

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Major Elbert Dickason is the founder of Wyocena, he founded Columbus, built a cabin which became a refuge for many land buyers who came to this area in the 1840's.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/30/2007

last visited: 7/27/2008

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersBattle of Wisconsin Heights

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Black Hawk War site

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Not So Lost Puppies

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/24/2006

last visited: 9/9/2012

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NWNW110.6 km

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersThe Circus

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The Circus Historical Marker at westbound rest area on I-90/94/39 near Portage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/11/2007

last visited: 8/24/2012

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersMazomanie

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Mazomanie Hitorical Marker in Mazomanie

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/8/2007

last visited: 7/17/2012

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersREST AREAS ON THE I-ROADS

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Wisconsin gained the experience to become one of the very first states to provide modern full-facility I-Road rest areas. Pull off the I-Road, take a break, stretch your legs, and visit this marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/7/2007

last visited: 7/27/2008

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersHoricon Marsh

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Horicon Marsh Marker E. of Waupun.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/22/2007

last visited: 4/23/2009

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersAuto Race - Green Bay to Madison

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Auto Race - Green Bay to Madison Marker in Waupun.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/22/2007

last visited: 9/28/2008

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersAugust W. Derleth

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August W Derleth park

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Not So Lost Puppies

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/24/2006

last visited: 7/29/2012

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersVillage of Dover

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Historical marker commemorating the former Village of

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 6/26/2007

last visited: 7/16/2012

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersMerrimac Ferry

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The Merrimac Ferry, which crosses the Wisconsin River between Sauk and Columbia counties, is Wisconsin's only free ferry. It shuttles WIS 113 traffic 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, between Okee on the east bank and Merrimac on the west.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member The Cheeseheads

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/16/2007

last visited: 4/4/2015

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersHistoric Pardeeville (two-sided marker)

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In 1848, New York native and Milwaukee merchant John S. Pardee hired agents to oversee his Fox River land holdings and to establish business operations from this location. Belmont Hotel built in 1909 served travelers from six daily trains.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/30/2007

last visited: 7/27/2008

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersHaskell Noyes Memorial Woods

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It is on the Kettle Moraine Scenic Drive in Fond du Lac County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/24/2007

last visited: 9/8/2009

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersWisconsin's Luxembourgers

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Wisconsin's Luxembourgers Marker in Belgium.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/25/2007

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersNowack House

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Nowack House Marker in Random Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2007

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersThe Baraboo Range

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A small pulloff just south of Devil's Lake State Park on WI-12.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member The Cheeseheads

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 3/5/2007

last visited: 3/2/2015

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersKetchum's Point

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Near the Fox River

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member jcak1979

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/18/2006

last visited: 9/9/2012

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersZONA GALE

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Zona Gale was the first woman to win a Pulitzer Prize for drama and in her later years devoted herself to Progressive causes. Visit historic Portage and Zona's marker which was recently erected to the south of Frederick Jackson Turner's marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/23/2007

last visited: 1/12/2011

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersFrederick Jackson Turner

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1861-1932

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member jcak1979

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/18/2006

last visited: 1/12/2011

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersMarquette

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Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet started the portage (1.28 miles) from here to the Wisconsin River, on June 14, 1673, which led to their discovery of the Upper Mississippi on June 17, 1673 at Prairie du Chien.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/22/2007

last visited: 1/13/2011

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersFort Winnebago

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A permanent fort was built on this site, in the autumn of 1828, by the First Regiment of the United States infantry under the command of Maj. David E. Twiggs, later a general in the Confederate Army. This site was destroyed by fire in 1856.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/22/2007

last visited: 9/9/2012

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersSOCIETY HILL HISTORIC DISTRICT

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The Society Hill Historic District contains 137 buildings. The district includes the homes of two Pulitzer Prize winners, Zona Gale and Frederick Jackson Turner.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/31/2007

last visited: 7/27/2008

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersOld Military Road

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Old Military Road Historical Marker near Dodgeville

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/10/2007

last visited: 8/4/2009

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