Ripon in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1972 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 181.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 50.898′ N, 88° 51.045′ W. Marker is in Ripon, Wisconsin, in Fond du Lac County. Marker is at the intersection of Union Street and Park Street, on the right when traveling south on Union Street. Click for map. Marker is in Ceresco Park alongside Union Street, south of State Highway 23 / 49. Marker is in this post office area: Ripon WI 54971, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carrie Chapman Catt (about 700 feet away, measured in First Congregational Church of Ripon (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ripon College (approx. 0.6 miles away); 401 Watson Street (approx. 0.7 miles away); Birthplace of the Republican Party (approx. ¾ mile away); Birthplace of Republican Party (approx. ¾ mile away); First Baptist Church of Ripon (approx. 0.8 miles away); In Memory (approx. 5.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ripon.
Also see . . . The History of Ripon. "The members constructed several commonly-owned dwellings called long houses...one of which still stands on its original site." (Submitted on December 21, 2007.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
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