Near Genoa in Vernon County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Dams on the Mississippi
Erected 1958 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 76.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 34.033′ N, 91° 13.733′ W. Marker is near Genoa, Wisconsin, in Vernon County. Marker is on Great River Road (State Highway 35) 0.3 miles south of Main Street (State Highway 56), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at a highway pull-off. Marker is in this post office area: Genoa WI 54632, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. La Crosse Boiling Water Reactor (here, next to this marker); Wisconsin's First Nuclear-Fueled Electric Generating Station (approx. half a mile away but has been reported missing); Site of Red Bird's Village (approx. 3.8 miles away); Black Hawks Outpost (approx. 7.3 miles away); Battle of Bad Axe (approx. 7.7 miles away); Black Hawk War (approx. 7.7 miles away); Head of Battle Isle (approx. 7.8 miles away); Black Hawk and Winnebago Trail (approx. 9.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Genoa.
Also see . . . Lock and Dam 8. (Submitted on October 17, 2009.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
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