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Near Auburn in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods
 
Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Paul F, September 1, 2010
1. Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods Marker
 
Inscription. This scientific area preserved in natural condition for future generations is symbolic of the spirit of Haskell Noyes of Milwaukee (1886-1948) - one of Wisconsin's foremost conservationist's. Leader of citizen action for outdoor programs featuring youth participation, he was:
Wisconsin Conservation Commission Chairman (1931-1933) and member (1928-1933).
President Milwaukee Chapter Izaak Walton League of America (1926) when they purchased Mauthe Lake area for conservation use; instrumental in its transfer to people of Wisconsin (1936) for Kettle Moraine State Forest.
Sponsor of Voluntary Sportsmenís License and Eagle Scout Forestry Camp.
Donor of traditional award for faithful, able service to Wisconsinís Conservation Wardens.
 
Erected 1956 by State Historical Society of Wisconsin and Wisconsin Conservation Commission. (Marker Number 539.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 43° 36.929′ N, 88° 10.302′ W. Marker is near Auburn, Wisconsin, in Fond du Lac County. Marker can be reached from County Route Ggg 0.1 miles south of County Route SS. Click for map. Marker is located 50 yards off the highway in the Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods, adjacent to the small parking area. Marker is in this post office area: Campbellsport WI 53010, United States of America.
 
Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Paul F, September 1, 2010
2. Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods Marker
Marker is located in the trees to the left of the Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods sign.
 

 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Matthias Mission (approx. 2.5 miles away); Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church (approx. 3.6 miles away); Backhaus Estate (approx. 6.6 miles away); Homestead of William Hausmann, M.D. (approx. 7 miles away); Homestead of N. Edward Hausmann, M.D. (approx. 7 miles away); Boltonville Church (approx. 7 miles away); Boltonville Mill (approx. 7.1 miles away); Saxonia House (approx. 10 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  The Wisconsin Conservation Hall of Fame. Haskell Noyes was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2000. (Submitted on September 8, 2010.) 
 
Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods Sign Photo, Click for full size
By Paul F, September 1, 2010
3. Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods Sign
 
 
Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods Photo, Click for full size
By Paul F, September 1, 2010
4. Haskell Noyes Memorial Woods
Looking south along County Highway GGG from parking area.
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 501 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 2, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
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