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Near Green Bay in Brown County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Nicolet Landing

1634-1909

 
 
Nicolet Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber, January 7, 2011
1. Nicolet Landing Marker
Inscription. Commemorating the discovery of Wisconsin in 1634 by Jean Nicolet, Emissary of Governor Champlain of New France. In this vicinity Nicolet first met the Winnebago Indians.
 
Erected 1909 by State Historical Society of Wisconsin & Green Bay Historical Society.
 
Location. 44° 36.577′ N, 87° 51.906′ W. Marker is near Green Bay, Wisconsin, in Brown County. Marker is on Benderville Road 0.2 miles from Nicolet Drive. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Green Bay WI 54311, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1634 1909 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Red Banks (approx. 2.9 miles away); Stage House Dyckesville (approx. 5.6 miles away); Naval Veterans Monument (approx. 7.8 miles away); Elvis Favorite Ride (approx. 7.9 miles away); The Birthplace Home of Earl "Curly" Lambeau (approx. 9.2 miles away); Curly Lambeau's Birthplace Home (approx. 9.2 miles away); Indian Packing Plant & Acme Packing Plant (approx. 9.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Green Bay.
 
Categories. Exploration
 
Nicolet Landing Marker and park image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber, January 7, 2011
2. Nicolet Landing Marker and park
Nicolet Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber, January 7, 2011
3. Nicolet Landing Marker
Nicolet Landing Marker with Info Plaque in back image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber, January 7, 2011
4. Nicolet Landing Marker with Info Plaque in back
Front of Info Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber, January 7, 2011
5. Front of Info Plaque
The Second Marker and shelter image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber, January 7, 2011
6. The Second Marker and shelter
Back of Info Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber, January 7, 2011
7. Back of Info Plaque
Shelter containing second marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber, January 7, 2011
8. Shelter containing second marker
 
 
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