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

Court House Square

 
 
Court House Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, April 11, 2014
1. Court House Square Marker
Inscription. Donated, in 1837, by Solomon Juneau & Morgan L. Martin, for a public recreation spot. The people of Milwaukee owe a debt of everlasting gratitude to these public-spirited pioneers.
 
Location. 43° 2.501′ N, 87° 54.308′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Wells Street and North Jefferson Street. Click for map. Marker is located along the path in the southwest corner of Cathedral Square Park, affixed to a large rock. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of First Milwaukee County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); First Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint John Cathedral (within shouting distance of this marker); Rescue of Joshua Glover (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Matthew Keenan House (about 400 feet away); Old St. Mary's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brig. Gen. Rufus King’s Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Northwestern National Insurance Company (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Additional keywords. Parks
Court House Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, April 11, 2014
2. Court House Square Marker
looking southwest toward marker and path.
and Public Spaces

 
Categories. Notable Places
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 303 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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