Near Boaz in Richland County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1995 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 326.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed Animals. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list.
Location. 43° 20.585′ N, 90° 30.22′ W. Marker is near Boaz, Wisconsin, in Richland County. Marker is on U.S. 14 0.7 miles east of County Highway Z, on the left when traveling east. Marker is at a highway pull-off. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richland Center WI 53581, 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. Rural Electrification (a few steps from this marker); Richard M. Brewer (approx. 1.3 miles away); Ocooch Mountains (approx. 1.3 miles away); Wisconsin Purple Heart Memorial Highway (approx. 5˝ miles away); Ada James (approx. 5.8 miles away); Krouskop Park (approx. 5.8 miles away); Birthplace of GTE (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Little Rock (approx. 10 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boaz.
Also see . . . UW - Madison Geology Museum. "A major attraction in the Geology Museum over its entire history has been that of the Boaz mastodon... The skeleton now stands 9.5 feet tall and 15 feet long." (Submitted on May 11, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,518 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 11, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 3. submitted on May 12, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.