Rosholt in Portage County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1960 by the Portage County Historical Society.
Location. 44° 37.913′ N, 89° 18.576′ W. Marker is in Rosholt, Wisconsin, in Portage County. Marker is on North Main Street south of Forest Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rosholt WI 54473, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosholt Saw Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Rosholt War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Iola Winter Sports Club (approx. 8.2 miles away); Jordan Dam and Power Plant (approx. 10.3 miles away); A Line in Time Iola Mills (approx. 12.2 miles away); The “Spud Alley” Era (approx. 12.2 miles away); Iola Veterans Memorial (approx. 12.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rosholt.
Also see . . . Rosholt, Wisconsin History. "A man by the name of J.G. Rosholt operated a sawmill in Hitterdal. He saw possibilities investing in timber. He moved his machinery to Town 25 North." (Submitted on July 13, 2010.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 419 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.