Near Odanah in Ashland County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Bad River
Erected 1957 by Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 70.)
Location. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Odanah WI 54861, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy (approx. 8 miles away); Schooner Lucerne (approx. 8.1 miles away); Doctor Edwin Ellis (approx. 8.6 miles away); Northland College (approx. 8.7 miles away); Washburn, The Monolith City (approx. 10.2 miles away); Bank of Washburn (approx. 10.2 miles away); Madeline Island (approx. 11.4 miles away); Early Vessels (approx. 12.1 miles away).
1. Marker Removed
The Wisconsin Historical Society, in their Official List of Wisconsin's State Historic Markers dated September 16, 2013, states "Marker Removed - Language Obsolete" for The Bad River marker. Images from Google Street View indicate that the marker was removed some time prior to September 2008; the support posts for the marker still remain as of October 2015.
— Submitted January 24, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rich Eggleston of Fitchburg, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 343 times since then and 97 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on , by Rich Eggleston of Fitchburg, Wisconsin. 2. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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