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

A Village Emerges!

A walking tour of

 

—Scholz and Milwaukee Terrace —

 
A Village Emerges! Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 18, 2015
1. A Village Emerges! Marker
east side of two-sided marker
Inscription. Two subdivisions, the oldest in the Village, are included in this 2.1 mile tour. The one square block Scholz subdivision at Hwy 100 and Janesville Rd. was recorded in 1904, the year the Rapid Transit train came through Hales Corners. Milwaukee Terrace in its present form, with over 100 lots along 110th Street and its side streets, was platted and recorded in 1924.

Begin part I of your self-guided walking tour #10 here. Brochures are available at - HC Police Dept., HC Historical Society, HC Library, HC Health Dept. Associated, Tri-City, and Continental Banks
 
Erected by Hales Corners Historical Society.
 
Location. 42° 56.252′ N, 88° 3.041′ W. Marker is in Hales Corners, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is at the intersection of West Janesville Road and South 110th Street on West Janesville Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11000 West Janesville Road, Hales Corners WI 53130, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hales Corners – A Suburb (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hales Corners – A Crossroads Community (approx. 0.2 miles away); The German Evangelical Church / Brach’s Animal Hospital
A Village Emerges! Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 18, 2015
2. A Village Emerges! Marker
west side of two-sided marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Hales Corners – A Farm Village (approx. ¼ mile away); Turn of the Century Business District (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Mary’s Church and Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); Wisconsin's Lime Industry (approx. 1.4 miles away); Janesville Plank Road (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hales Corners.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
A Village Emerges! Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 18, 2015
3. A Village Emerges! Marker
looking west along Janesville Road
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 167 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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