Near Lac du Flambeau in Vilas County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lac du Flambeau
Erected 1957 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 58.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Native Americans War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1745.
Location. 45° 58.644′ N, 89° 54.827′ W. Marker is near Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin, in Vilas County. Marker is on State Highway 47 south of Cemetery Road, on the left when traveling north. Marker is at a highway pull-off. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lac du Flambeau WI 54538, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Government Boarding School Boys Dormitory (approx. 0.7 miles away); Pinery Road - The Legend (approx. 8.7 miles away); The Rest Lake Dam Story (approx. 11.2 miles away); River Rats & Peavey Men (approx. 11.2 miles away); Flambeau Trail – Manitowish (approx. 11.7 miles away); Flambeau Trail – The Mercer Depot (approx. 14.9 miles away); Flambeau Trail – Turtle Portage (approx. 15.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lac du Flambeau.
Also see . . .
1. Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin. Chamber of Commerce website. (Submitted on September 21, 2010.)
2. Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on September 21, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 21, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,127 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 21, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.