Cadott in Chippewa County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Great Northern Pine of Wisconsin
Dedicated July 14, 1974
Erected 1974 by The Cadott Chamber of Commerce.
Location. 44° 57.215′ N, 91° 8.816′ W. Marker is in Cadott, Wisconsin, in Chippewa County. Marker is on State Highway 27 0.1 miles north of East Mills Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is in Riverview Park along Park Place Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cadott WI 54727, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Cadotte Fur Traders (here, next to this marker); Cadott Centennial (here, next to this marker); Cadotte Trading Post Site Introduction to the Geology of the Cadott Region (here, next to this marker); The Yellowstone Trail (here, next to this marker); Cadott Hub and Spoke Factory (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Precambrian Rocks (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Gravesite of Lansing A. Wilcox (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cadott.
More about this marker. Marker is a large metal plaque, mounted at waist-level, on the east-facing side of the concrete pedestal supporting a carved wooden statue of a fur trader.
Also see . . . Cadott's long, rich history started with a fur-trading family. In 1865, Robert Marriner built a dam at Cadotte Falls. He established a village near where Michel Cadotte had set up his trading post. Marriner intended to honor the French-Indian fur traders with the name of his village. But for some reason, the name village was shortened to Cadott. (Submitted on July 19, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 20, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 19, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.