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Aztalan in Jefferson County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Anne Pickett

 
 
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By Lugnuts, May 31, 20
1. Anne Pickett Marker
Inscription.  The first dairy co-op in Wisconsin founded in Jefferson County 1841-1845 by Anne Pickett (1804-1884) a resident of the Aztalan-Lake Mills area in her log house kitchen from milk obtained from a 20 cow herd plus 10 rented cows on a contract calling for return of 1/3 butter and cheese. Surplus dairy products were traded in Milwaukee for goods no available in the Aztalan area.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureWomen.
 
Location. 43° 4.319′ N, 88° 51.724′ W. Marker is in Aztalan, Wisconsin, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from County Road Q south of County Road B, on the left when traveling south. Part of the Pioneer Aztalan Museum site. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6264 N Highway Q, Lake Mills WI 53551, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Aztalan (within shouting distance of this marker); Princess Burial Mound (within shouting distance of this marker); Mamre Moravian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Aztalan Mound Park
Anne Pickett Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lugnuts
2. Anne Pickett Marker
The marker is next to the door of the Zickert house.
(approx. ¼ mile away); Aztalan (approx. ¼ mile away); Drumlins (approx. 1.2 miles away); Wisconsin Prairies (approx. 2.2 miles away); In Service to Their Country (approx. 2.2 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Marker is in front of the Zickert Log House. A nominal admission fee is required to enter the grounds.
 
Additional keywords. Dairy Co-op
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 2, 2019, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 144 times since then and 9 times this year. Last updated on August 9, 2020, by Jim Schaettle of Madison, Wisconsin. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 2, 2019, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.
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