Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1979 by Wisconsin State Historical Society. (Marker Number 254.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1759.
Location. 43° 2.482′ N, 87° 55.32′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker can be reached from James Lovell StreetTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53233, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Milwaukee's Last Operating Tower Clock (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); B'Ne Jeshurun Synagogue (about 500 feet away); Central Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Historic Milwaukee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church Complex (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint James Court (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Historic Milwaukee (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Historic Milwaukee (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
1. MacArthur Square Marker
This marker has been removed from MacArthur Square Park. The statue of MacArthur was moved to Veteran's Park down by the art museum on the lakefront in 2014. However, the marker is no longer mounted to the statue base and we have not found it on display anywhere else.
— Submitted March 12, 2016, by Rebecca Ann Barton of Milwaukee, WI - Wisconsin.
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