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Near Portage in Columbia County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Fort Winnebago Surgeons' Quarters
 
Fort Winnebago Surgeons' Quarters Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William J. Toman, May 30, 2011
1. Fort Winnebago Surgeons' Quarters Marker
 
Inscription.
Home of Army Surgeons 1834 - 1845
Occupied by Francis LeRoy before 1828
Restored by Wisconsin Society,
Daughters of the American Revolution
1954

 
Erected 1954 by the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 43° 33.268′ N, 89° 25.966′ W. Marker is near Portage, Wisconsin, in Columbia County. Marker can be reached from East Cook Street (State Highway 33) 0.1 miles west of County Highway F, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Portage WI 53901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Fort Winnebago (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Winnebago (about 400 feet away); Marquette (about 500 feet away); Revolutionary War Veteran (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Indian Agency House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Indian Agency House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ketchum’s Point (approx. one mile away); Jacques Marquette and Louis Joliet (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Portage.
 
Winter View Photo, Click for full size
By Robert L Weber, January 13, 2011
2. Winter View
 
 
Fort Winnebago Surgeons' Quarters Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Keith L, September 2, 2007
3. Fort Winnebago Surgeons' Quarters Marker
The marker is on the front of the wing at the right.
 
 
Fort Winnebago Surgeons' Quarters Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William J. Toman, May 30, 2011
4. Fort Winnebago Surgeons' Quarters Marker
 
 
"Step Stone from Old Fort Winnebago Hospital, 1829" Photo, Click for full size
By William J. Toman, May 30, 2011
5. "Step Stone from Old Fort Winnebago Hospital, 1829"
 
 
Surgeons' Quarters in Winter Photo, Click for full size
By Robert L Weber, January 13, 2011
6. Surgeons' Quarters in Winter
 
 
Quarters and cannon Photo, Click for full size
By Robert L Weber, January 13, 2011
7. Quarters and cannon
 
 
The Well Photo, Click for full size
By Robert L Weber, January 13, 2011
8. The Well
 
 
Nearby Map of Area Photo, Click for full size
By William J. Toman, May 30, 2011
9. Nearby Map of Area
 
 
Nearby Cannon Photo, Click for full size
By William J. Toman, May 30, 2011
10. Nearby Cannon
A map of the area is behind the cannon, with the Fort Winnebago markers across Highway 33 in the background.
 
 
The Garrison School located at site Photo, Click for full size
By Robert L Weber, January 13, 2011
11. The Garrison School located at site
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 629 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on May 31, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.   2. submitted on June 6, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott, Arizona.   3. submitted on September 8, 2007, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.   4, 5. submitted on June 1, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.   6, 7, 8. submitted on June 6, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott, Arizona.   9, 10. submitted on June 1, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.   11. submitted on June 6, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott, Arizona.
 
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