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Manitowoc in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Old Military Road

 
 
Old Military Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kent Salomon, July 7, 2012
1. Old Military Road Marker
Inscription.
This tablet marks the
Old Military Road
completed in 1840
used between
Fort Howard (Green Bay)
and
Fort Dearborn (Chicago)

 
Erected 1932 by Manitowoc Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 44° 5.972′ N, 87° 42.03′ W. Marker is in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, in Manitowoc County. Marker is at the intersection of North Rapids Road (County Road R) and Delta Street, on the right when traveling north on North Rapids Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4178 Delta St, Manitowoc WI 54220, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Court House and Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wampum or Mexico (approx. mile away); County Hospital Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Potter's Field Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); G.A.R - H.M. Walker Post 18
Old Military Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kent Salomon, July 7, 2012
2. Old Military Road Marker
(approx. 1.3 miles away); Sexton House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Manitowoc.
 
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Old Military Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kent Salomon, July 7, 2012
3. Old Military Road Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kent Salomon of Manitowoc,, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 364 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Kent Salomon of Manitowoc,, Wisconsin. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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