Near Keshena in Menominee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1957 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 69.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list.
Location. 44° 51.334′ N, 88° 37.615′ W. Marker is near Keshena, Wisconsin, in Menominee County. Marker is on State Highway 47/55 0.6 miles north of Strauss Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Keshena WI 54135, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Keshena Falls & The Menominee (approx. 2.8 miles away); Spirit Rock (approx. 4˝ miles away); Shawano (approx. 7 miles away); The Gresham Depot Museum (approx. 7.9 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Menominee Nation. "The Menominee Indians are the oldest continuous residents of Wisconsin, having resided on this land for more than 10,000 years." (Submitted on November 16, 2008.)
2. Menominee History. "A most noteworthy characteristic of the Menominee was their amazing ability to survive as an independent tribe in the midst of large and powerful neighbors: Dakota, Ojibwe, and Winnebago." (Submitted on November 16, 2008.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 16, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,437 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 17, 2012, by Bob (peach) Weber of Dewey, Arizona. 2. submitted on November 16, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.