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Sturgeon Bay in Door County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Karl Overland

April 24, 1912 - March 6, 1997

 

—In the Memory of —

 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 6, 2015
1. Karl Overland Marker
Inscription.

United States Coast Guard Radio Tower

Karl Overland
Co-Founder of Overland Bolling Company
Founded in 1956

Lived his life by these simple words
"You Reap What You Sow"
"Be The Best That You Can Be
In This Land of Opportunity"

Respected in the industry for his skills,
foresight and honesty
Respected in the community as a
businessman and gentleman

[Dedicated] November 23, 1998


 
Erected 1998 by Overland Bolling Company.
 
Location. 44° 49.816′ N, 87° 22.95′ W. Marker is in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, in Door County. Click for map. Marker and tower are on the grounds of the Door County Maritime Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 North Madison Avenue, Sturgeon Bay WI 54235, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ellsworth L. Peterson (a few steps from this marker); Fred J. Peterson (a few steps from this marker); Robert E. Peterson (a few steps from this marker); Howard A & Lou E Olson (a few steps from this marker); Captain John Roen (a few steps from this
Karl Overland Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 6, 2015
2. Karl Overland Marker
marker); Lost Great Lakes Mariners (within shouting distance of this marker); Propellers from the tug John Purves (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Museum Tug John Purves (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Sturgeon Bay.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Categories. CommunicationsIndustry & CommerceMan-Made FeaturesWaterways & Vessels
 
United States Coast Guard Radio Tower and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 6, 2015
3. United States Coast Guard Radio Tower and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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