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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 MarkersCivilian Conservation Corps

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Civilian Conservation Corps Historical Marker in Devils State Park

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/8/2007

last visited: 7/4/2014

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NN122.1 km

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersRaube Road Site, The

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One of Wisconsin's few remaining intact Old Military Road segments.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/20/2007

last visited: 12/24/2011

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersEarly Dutch Settlers

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Early Dutch Settlers Marker in Cedar Grove.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/25/2007

last visited: never

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NWNW124.4 km

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersJohn Muir Country

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He was father of the National Parks. Founder of the Sierra Club. And while he spent trips exploring other sites, his thoughts would return to Fountain Lake Farm. Fountain Lake Farm to Muir was what Walden Pond was to Thoreau, Sand County to Leopold.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/20/2007

last visited: 7/27/2008

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NWNW125 km

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersThe Lower Narrows

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One of three major gorges that cut through the 50 mi. circumference of the Baraboo Range. Geologist/president UW WI, Charles R Van Hise commented "I know of no other region in Wisconsin which illustrates so many principles of the science of geology."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 5/6/2007

last visited: 7/4/2014

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersFond du Lac County Home Cemetery - Fond du Lac, WI

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This historical marker is located at the site of the Cemetery which is today on the grounds of the Rolling Meadows Golf Course at 560 W Rolling Meadows Dr in Fond du Lac, WI.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 9/6/2008

last visited: 8/31/2008

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NWNW125.7 km

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersFrank Lloyd Wright

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Historical marker commemorating architect Frank Lloyd Wright.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 6/26/2007

last visited: 7/17/2012

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersDutch Settlement

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Dutch Settlement Marker between Oostburg and Cedar Grove. There is also a memorial marker here for a tragic traffic accident that happened in the fog on I-43 near Cedar Grove on October 11, 2002 that claimed the lives of 10 individuals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/25/2007

last visited: 6/27/2008

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersShot Tower Historical Marker

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Historical marker in Tower Hill State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 6/26/2007

last visited: 9/9/2009

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersOld Helena

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Historical marker commemorating the former town of Helena and a river crossing during the Black Hawk War located at Tower Hill State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 6/24/2007

last visited: 7/17/2012

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersMilitary River Crossing

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Historical marker commemorating a military river crossing during the Black Hawk war located at the Frank Lloyd Wright Visitors Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 6/26/2007

last visited: 9/9/2009

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersWestern Escape

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A marker 2 miles NE of Spring Green, WI

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benron

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 3/25/2010

last visited: 7/28/2013

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersPotters' Emigration Society

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In 1849, Thomas Twiggs was sent by the "Potter's Emigration Society" to buy 50,000 acres and equipment for the emigrant farmers. Part of that purchase was land near this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/17/2007

last visited: 7/18/2010

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersRingling Brothers Circus

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Baraboo also has Circus World

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member jcak1979

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/18/2006

last visited: 7/4/2014

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersMilitary Road, The

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Military Road Marker in Fond du Lac.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/24/2007

last visited: 3/25/2012

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersWisconsin Progressive Party

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Site of organization of the Wisconsin Progressive Party on May 19, 1934.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/20/2007

last visited: 10/29/2011

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersHistoric Oostburg

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Historic Oostburg Marker in Oostburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/25/2007

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersMID-CONTINENT RAILWAY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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Take a step back in time and experience the sights and sounds of the early 1900's railroading.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/30/2007

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersOld Wade House State Park

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Built by Sylvanus Wade between 1847 and 1851 at a total cost of $300, this "halfway house" became the most important stagecoach stop on the plank road between Sheboygan and Fond du Lac.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/16/2007

last visited: 10/1/2014

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersBirthplace of Republican Party

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Much controversy surrounds the location (many states claim this honor) of the "birth" of the Republican part

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member jcak1979

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/18/2006

last visited: 9/2/2009

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersRipon College

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Ripon College marker in Fond du Lac on Ransom St. in front of East Hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/20/2007

last visited: 9/2/2009

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersEdward S. Bragg

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Edward S. Bragg marker at a Scenic Overlook N. of Fond du Lac. This Overlook is on the E. side of Lake Winnebago and the W. side of Lake Winnebago can be seen from it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/24/2007

last visited: 9/6/2009

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersCeresco

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Location of pioneer settlement of Ceresco in Ripon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/20/2007

last visited: 11/17/2007

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersCarrie Chapman Catt

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A national women's suffrage leader

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member jcak1979

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 4/18/2006

last visited: 3/4/2015

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersKingsley Bend Indian Mounds

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Effigy Mound

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member jcak1979

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/16/2006

last visited: 8/28/2008

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