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Solomon Juneau

 
 
Solomon Juneau Statue Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2010
1. Solomon Juneau Statue
Inscription.

Solomon Juneau,
First White Settler of Milwaukee,
MDCCCXVIII

Solomon Juneau,
First Mayor of Milwaukee,
MDCCCXXXXVI

The gift of
Charles T. Bradley,
and
William H. Metcalf
to the
City of Milwaukee

 
Erected 1887 by Charles T. Bradley and William H. Metcalf.
 
Location. 43° 2.564′ N, 87° 53.896′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on Prospect Avenue near Kilbourn Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Statue is in the heart of Juneau Park. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Washington (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Service Star Legion World War I Memorial (about 800 feet away); Womens Club of Wisconsin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Milwaukee County War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away); Immanuel Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); College Women's Club (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jason Downer House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Also see . . .
Solomon Juneau Statue Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2010
2. Solomon Juneau Statue

1. Solomon Juneau, Founder of Milwaukee. (Submitted on November 26, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. Solomon Juneau Death Notice. (Submitted on November 26, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
3. Isabella Fox's 1916 Biography of Juneau. (Submitted on November 26, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Solomon Juneau First White Settler Relief Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2010
3. Solomon Juneau First White Settler Relief
Solomon Juneau First Mayor Relief Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2010
4. Solomon Juneau First Mayor Relief
Solomon Juneau Statue Sponsors Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2010
5. Solomon Juneau Statue Sponsors
Solomon Juneau Inscription Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2010
6. Solomon Juneau Inscription
View from Solomon Juneau Statue Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2010
7. View from Solomon Juneau Statue
Looking east toward Lake Michigan
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 657 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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