Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wisconsin's Oldest Newspaper
The Milwaukee Sentinel
Erected 1987 by Wisconsin State Historical Society. (Marker Number 284.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Communications. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is June 2007.
Location. 43° 2.327′ N, 87° 54.587′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on East Wisconsin Ave., 0.1 miles west of N Water Street. Marker is located on Milwaukee's Riverwalk Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First House on the East Side of Milwaukee (a few steps from this marker); Gertie (within shouting distance of this marker); Every Building Tells a Story (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Milwaukeeans (within shouting distance of this marker); Milwaukee's Bridge War (within shouting distance of this marker); Milwaukee's Miraculous Mallard (within shouting distance of this marker); Iron Block (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Milwaukee (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Also see . . . Offical Website of the Milwaukee Sentinel Journal. The Milwaukee Journal and the Milwaukee Sentinel merged. (Submitted on September 12, 2013, by Trevor Morris of Fond du lac, Wisconsin.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 28, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 947 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 28, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. 4. submitted on December 2, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 5, 6. submitted on July 14, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Dewey, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.