Platteville in Grant County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
First State Normal School
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 9, 1866.
Location. 42° 44.093′ N, 90° 28.872′ W. Marker is in Platteville, Wisconsin, in Grant County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Elm Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Platteville WI 53818, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Main Street Commercial Historic District Platteville (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Platteville Started Here (approx. half a mile away); World's Largest M (approx. 4.2 miles away); The First Capitol (approx. 6.4 miles away); Land, Lead, and Politics (approx. 6.4 miles away); Governor Tommy G. Thompson's 1998 Address At Wisconsin's First Capitol (approx. 6.4 miles away); Belmont, Wisconsin Territory, 1836 (approx. 6½ miles away); 1998 Wisconsin Assembly (approx. 6½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Platteville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 24, 2010, by Gordon Govier of Monona, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 832 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on July 28, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 24, 2010, by Gordon Govier of Monona, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.