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Wisconsin Historical MarkersTragedy of The Siskiwit – Cornucopia, WI

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This historical marker is conveniently located at a wayside rest not far from the artesian well.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/13/2013

last visited: 7/26/2013

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Signs of HistoryCornucopia, Bringing Home the Catch – Cornucopia, WI

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This historical marker tells about the commercial fishing industry in this small town and highlights the four fishing boats that are on display.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/14/2013

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical Markers"The Gym” - Herbster, WI

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This historical marker tells about the gymnasium that was built by the WPA in 1939.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/13/2013

last visited: 7/30/2013

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesHerbster Community Center - Herbster, WI

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This gymnasium that was built by the WPA in 1939.

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 PlacesHokenson Brothers Fishery Dock – Little Sand Bay, WI

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The Hokenson Brothers Fishery dock is located on the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore and is a popular place for tourists to visit.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: 5/29/2010

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Signs of HistoryHokenson Brothers Fishery: Harvesting the Waters – Little Sand Bay, WI

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This historical marker is located near the Hokenson Brothers fishing dock on the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/13/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySteamer Sevona Historic Shipwreck: Wisconsin's Maritime Trails — Little Sand Bay, WI

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This historical marker tells about the shipwreck of the steamer “Sevona” and its sinking in 1905.

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 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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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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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 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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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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Wisconsin Historical MarkersSchool Consolidation

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Historical marker near Port Wing

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benron

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 3/25/2010

last visited: 8/2/2003

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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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