Near Hillsboro in Vernon County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
African American Settlers of Cheyenne Valley
Erected 1997 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 383.)
Topics and series. This African Americans • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list.
Location. 43° 38.964′ N, 90° 21.015′ W. Marker is near Hillsboro, Wisconsin, in Vernon County. Marker can be reached from Elm Street 0.1 miles north of Water Avenue (Wisconsin Highway 80), on the left when traveling north. Marker is in Cheyenne Settlers Heritage Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsboro WI 54634, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mt. Vernon Cemetery Civil War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Admiral Marc A. Mitscher, U.S. Navy (approx. ¼ mile away); The Lost District (approx. 6.2 miles away); Elroy – Sparta State Trail (approx. 7.6 miles away); St. Patrick's (approx. 9.1 miles away); a different marker also named Elroy – Sparta State Trail (approx. 10 miles away); Rockbridge (approx. 14.1 miles away); Pier Park (approx. 14.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsboro.
Also see . . .
1. Cheyenne Valley. (Submitted on May 7, 2009.)
2. Heritage Road Tour Map. (Submitted on May 7, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 7, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 2,434 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on October 2, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 7, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.