Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wisconsin's Oldest Newspaper
The Milwaukee Sentinel
Erected 1987 by Wisconsin State Historical Society. (Marker Number 284.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 2.327′ N, 87° 54.587′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on East Wisconsin Ave. 0.1 miles west of N Water Street. Touch for map. Marker is located on Milwaukee's Riverwalk just north of the Wisconsin Avenue bridge over the Milwaukee River. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First House on the East Side of Milwaukee (a few steps from this Gertie (within shouting distance of this marker); Every Building Tells a Story (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Milwaukeeans (within shouting distance of this marker); Milwaukee's Bridge War (within shouting distance of this marker); Milwaukee's Miraculous Mallard (within shouting distance of this marker); Iron Block (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Milwaukee (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Also see . . . Offical Website of the Milwaukee Sentinel Journal. The Milwaukee Journal and the Milwaukee Sentinel merged. (Submitted on September 12, 2013, by Trevor Morris of Fond du lac, Wisconsin.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 799 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 28, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. 4. submitted on December 2, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 5, 6. submitted on July 14, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott Valley, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.