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Random Lake in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Nowack House

 
 
Nowack House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 11, 2011
1. Nowack House Marker
Inscription. Carl Nowack, an immigrant and Civil War veteran, built a traditional German half-timber farmhouse near the south shore of Random Lake in 1865. The Village of Random Lake grew up around this first residence. In 1998, the Random Lake Historical Society formed to dismantle and rebuild his house at the present location.
 
Erected 2006 by Random Lake Area Historical Society. (Marker Number 509.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 43° 33.535′ N, 87° 57.69′ W. Marker is in Random Lake, Wisconsin, in Sheboygan County. Marker is at the intersection of Short Street and Carroll Street, on the left when traveling west on Short Street. Click for map. Marker is located in the Greenleaf Historic Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 Short Street, Random Lake WI 53075, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Flag Day (approx. 5.5 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.1 miles away); Saxonia House (approx. 6.4 miles away); Robert Cooley Homestead
Nowack House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 11, 2011
2. Nowack House Marker
(approx. 6.4 miles away); Early Dutch Settlers (approx. 7.1 miles away); Boltonville Mill (approx. 7.3 miles away); Boltonville Church (approx. 7.4 miles away); Wisconsinís Luxembourgers (approx. 7.5 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Nowack House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, April 16, 2011
3. Nowack House Marker
The Nowack House marker is on the right of the house, and the Greenleaf Historic Park marker is on the rock to the left of the house.
Carl Nowack House image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 11, 2011
4. Carl Nowack House
Greenleaf Historic Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, April 16, 2011
5. Greenleaf Historic Park Marker
 
 
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