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Sherwood in Calumet County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Red Bird

Chief of the Winnebagos

 
 
Red Bird marker image. Click for full size.
By McGhiever, July 12, 2020
1. Red Bird marker
Inscription.  A Distinguished Wisconsin Indian
in authentic tribal costume of 1827.
Designed by Adolphe E. Seebach
Erected by Sculpture House, New York
Erected and Presented by Banta Company Foundation
1961
 
Erected 1961 by Banta Company Foundation.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans.
 
Location. 44° 9.798′ N, 88° 17.293′ W. Marker is in Sherwood, Wisconsin, in Calumet County. Marker can be reached from the Red Bird Trail. Statue and marker are in High Cliff State Park, on the paved Red Bird Trail just southwest of the parking lots at the end of High Cliff Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: N7630 State Park Road, Sherwood WI 54169, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lime Kiln Ruins (approx. 0.3 miles away); High Cliff Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stockbridge Harbor (approx. 6.7 miles away); Revolutionary War Veterans (approx. 7.3 miles away); Kimberly Point Park (approx.
Red Bird statue and marker image. Click for full size.
By McGhiever, July 12, 2020
2. Red Bird statue and marker
7.8 miles away); Civil War Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.8 miles away); Indian Effigy Mounds (approx. 7.8 miles away); The Old Council Tree (approx. 7.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sherwood.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 16, 2021, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 16, 2021, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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