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Three Lakes in Oneida County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Home of Fred "Cy" Williams

Home-Run King of the National League

 
 
Home of Fred "Cy" Williams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, September 13, 2010
1. Home of Fred "Cy" Williams Marker
Inscription.  He was the first player to hit 200 home runs in the National League. "Cy" Williams played for six years with the Chicago Cubs and for thirteen years with the Philadelphia Phillies. Tied by Babe Ruth with forty-one home runs in 1923. His lifetime record in home runs is 251. In Three Lakes Cy is better known for his architectural achievements in designing and building.

Born · December 21, 1888
Died · April 23, 1974
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports.
 
Location. 45° 47.92′ N, 89° 9.872′ W. Marker is in Three Lakes, Wisconsin, in Oneida County. Marker is on Park Street north of U.S. 45, on the left when traveling north. Marker is near the Three Lakes Information Bureau. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1704 Superior Street, Three Lakes WI 54562, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World's Largest Chain of Lakes (here, next to this marker); Nicolet National Forest (approx. 6˝ miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Cy Williams
Home of Fred "Cy" Williams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, September 13, 2010
2. Home of Fred "Cy" Williams Marker
. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on September 24, 2010.) 

2. Cy Williams. Baseball-Reference website. Statistics and History. (Submitted on September 24, 2010.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 24, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 852 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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