Kenosha in Kenosha County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1979 by Wisconsin State Historical Society. (Marker Number 249.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1855.
Location. 42° 34.516′ N, 87° 48.867′ W. Marker is in Kenosha, Wisconsin, in Kenosha County. Marker can be reached from 3rd Avenue 0.1 miles south of 65th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6501 3rd Avenue, Kenosha WI 53143, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles Durkee Mansion (within shouting distance Revolutionary War Veterans (approx. ¼ mile away); Colonel Michael Frank (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lovell G.A.R. Post 230 Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Kenosha Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Birthplace of Orson Welles (approx. 0.3 miles away); John McCaffery Burial Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Reuben Deming (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kenosha.
Also see . . . Kemper Center. (Submitted on November 22, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 693 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 17, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. 7. submitted on September 8, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.