Baraboo in Sauk County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1982 by the 1982 Baraboo Centennial Committee.
Location. 43° 28.03′ N, 89° 44.543′ W. Marker is in Baraboo, Wisconsin, in Sauk County. Marker is at the intersection of Water Street (State Highway 113) and Oak Street, on the left when traveling west on Water Street. Click for map. Marker is near the Baraboo River. Marker is in this post office area: Baraboo WI 53913, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thompson House Hotel (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sauk County Civil War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); The Ringling Bros. and Baraboo, Wisconsin Circus Heritage The Ringling Brothers of Baraboo (approx. 0.4 miles away); Indian Mounds and Village (approx. ¾ mile away); Ringling Brothers Circus (approx. 1.8 miles away); Warner Memorial Road (approx. 2.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baraboo.
Also see . . . Restoration of the Baraboo River through Dam Removal. "Through its course, the Baraboo drops over 150 feet in elevation. However, forty-five feet of that gradient occurs in a four to five mile stretch of the river through the City of Baraboo." (Submitted on June 27, 2009.)
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