Near Hillsboro in Vernon County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
African American Settlers of Cheyenne Valley
Erected 1997 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 383.)
Topics and series. This historical African Americans • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
Location. 43° 38.964′ N, 90° 21.015′ W. Marker is near Hillsboro, Wisconsin, in Vernon County. Marker can be reached from Elm Street, 0.1 miles north of Water Avenue (Wisconsin Highway 80), on the left when traveling north. Marker is in Cheyenne Settlers Heritage Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsboro WI 54634, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mt. Vernon Cemetery Civil War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Admiral Marc A. Mitscher, U.S. Navy (approx. ¼ mile away); Geology of the 400 Trail (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Lost District (approx. 6.2 miles away); Towns made from this? (approx. 6.2 miles away); Wonewoc History (approx. 6.3 miles away); Elroy – Sparta State Trail (approx. 7.6 miles away); St. Patrick's (approx. 9.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsboro.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 7, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 3,571 times since then and 264 times this year. Last updated on June 20, 2020, by Badger Papa of Vernon, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 7, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.