Ripon in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1972 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 181.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1844.
Location. 43° 50.898′ N, 88° 51.045′ W. Marker is in Ripon, Wisconsin, in Fond du Lac County. Marker is at the intersection of Union Street and Park Street, on the right when traveling south on Union Street. Marker is in Ceresco Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ripon WI 54971, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carrie Chapman Catt (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Congregational Church of Ripon (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ripon College (approx. 0.6 miles away); 401 Watson Street (approx. 0.7 miles away); Birthplace of the Republican Party (approx. ¾ mile away); Birthplace of Republican Party (approx. ¾ mile away); First Baptist Church of Ripon (approx. 0.8 miles away); In Memory (approx. 5.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ripon.
Also see . . . The History of Ripon. "The members constructed several commonly-owned dwellings called long houses...one of which still stands on its original site." (Submitted on December 21, 2007.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 13, 2018. It was originally submitted on December 21, 2007, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,520 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 21, 2007, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 3. submitted on April 10, 2018, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.