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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesWinston-Cadotte Site – La Pointe, WI

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An historical marker is fixed on a rock to mark the site where the Ojibway traded with other natives in the 1600’s.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/17/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMichel Cadotte Marker – La Pointe, WI

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This historical marker is fixed to a rock at the site of the French trading post on Madeline Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/16/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySite of First Catholic Church – La Pointe, WI

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This historical plaque marks the spot where the first Catholic church was built on Madeline Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/16/2013

last visited: 7/19/2014

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Signs of HistoryLa Pointe Indian Cemetery – La Pointe, WI

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This historical sign tells about the La Point Indian Cemetery and the burial traditions of these early natives.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/16/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesLa Pointe Indian Cemetery – La Pointe, WI

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An historical sign tells about the La Point Indian Cemetery and the burial traditions of these early natives.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/16/2013

last visited: 2/21/2015

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesMarina Site – La Pointe, WI

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The Madeline Island Marina is located at the site of the Ojibway village and cemetery that dates back to the fur trade era of the 18th and 19th centuries.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/17/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryEarly Vessels: Wisconsin's Maritime Trails - La Point, WI

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This historical marker tells about the history of the birch bark canoe and is located in the city park just south of the downtown area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/14/2013

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersMadeline Island

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At the Madeline Island Historical Museum in La Pointe, WI.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team LightningBugs

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/28/2008

last visited: 10/12/2013

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesThe Booth Cooperage – Bayfield, WI

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A sign outside the historic Booth Cooperage tells a little about the importance of this barrel making operation.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: 7/19/2014

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Signs of HistoryBayfield Historic Waterfront, Eastern Waterfront / Ferry Dock: Wisconsin's Maritime Trails - Bayfield, WI

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This historical marker is part of the Maritime Trails series and is located on Bayfield’s harbor area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/14/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBoutin, Frank, Jr., House – Bayfield, WI

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This Queen Anne style home was built by architect Frank Boutin Jr. in 1908.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/17/2013

last visited: 7/19/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesOld Bayfield County Courthouse – Bayfield, WI

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The old Bayfield County Courthouse was constructed from locally quarried brownstone in 1884.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/17/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesChrist Episcopal Church – Bayfield, WI

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Christ Episcopal Church has all the characteristics of Carpenter Gothic architecture, its gingerbread trim giving it a welcoming look.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/17/2013

last visited: 7/19/2014

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersMadeline Island

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Located at wayside on Hwy 13 north of Washburn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team LightningBugs

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/28/2008

last visited: 8/4/2003

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBayfield County Courthouse – Washburn, WI

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A marker is located on the front lawn of the Bayfield Country Courthouse to tell more about the history of this building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryBayfield County Courthouse – Washburn, WI

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This historical marker is located on the front lawn of the Bayfield Country Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryWashburn, The Monolith City – Washburn, WI

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This brownstone monolith stands to the right of the historical bank building in downtown Washburn.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/13/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryBank of Washburn,1890 – Washburn, WI

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This historical plaque tells the history of Washburn’s bank.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/13/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBank of Washburn – Washburn, WI

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This historical brownstone building now serves as a visitor center, museum, art gallery, and antiques store.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesWashburn Public Library – Washburn, WI

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Built in 1904, this library was constructed using locally quarried brownstone.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryWashburn Lumbering Days / The Hines Lumber Company – Washburn, WI

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This double sided marker tells about the lumber industry that took place in the early days of Washburn’s history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/13/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryWashburn Historic Waterfront, Bigelow / Hines Railroad Trestle: Wisconsin's Maritime Trails - Washburn, WI

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This marker is part of the waterfront series and tells about one of the first sawmills in this community.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/13/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Sprague Well Historical Landmark – Washburn, WI

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This artesian well is historic as well as a great place to fill up the water bottles.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/16/2013

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersThe Bad River

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The Bad River Marker on Hwy 2 in Odanah. The official marker list dated October 2010 lists it as [Marker Removed – Language Obsolete]

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/27/2009

last visited: 8/4/2003

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersFleet Admiral William D. Leahy

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William Daniel Leahy was born in Iowa in 1875, and his family soon moved to Wisconsin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/3/2009

last visited: 9/27/2014

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