Superior in Douglas County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Burial Ground of the Fond du Lac Band
The Fond du Lac Band
of the Chippewa People
dating from the 17th century.
It was removed in 1918 to
St. Francis Cemetery Superior.
Stone from Interstate Bridge
Location. 46° 42.166′ N, 92° 0.531′ W. Marker is in Superior, Wisconsin, in Douglas County. Marker can be reached from Wisconsin Point Road 3.1 miles north of Moccasin Mike Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Moccasin Mike Road can be reached from the intersection of US Highway 2 / 53 and County Highway E. Marker is in this post office area: Superior WI 54880, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Superior Entry (approx. 0.3 miles away); Burlington Northern Ore Docks (approx. 1.1 miles away); Lake Superior (approx. 1.3 miles away); Old Stockade Site (approx. 2.2 miles away); Northwest Portal of Wisconsin (approx. 2.6 miles away); S.S. Meteor (approx. 2.9 miles away); The University of Wisconsin-Superior (approx. 3.9 miles away); Summer White House - 1928 (approx. 4.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Superior.
Also see . . .
1. Anishinaabeg History. (Submitted on September 13, 2011.)
2. Chippewa Indian Burial Ground Site. "The burial site is covered with items left by visitors through the years..." (Submitted on September 13, 2011.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Native Americans •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 686 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.