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1998 Wisconsin Assembly

 
 
1998 Wisconsin Assembly Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 1, 2012
1. 1998 Wisconsin Assembly Marker
Inscription.  On January 14, 1998, the Wisconsin Assembly met at the First Capitol in Belmont in honor of the Sesquicentennial of Statehood. The Territorial Legislature held its first session here in 1836, and convened for three more sessions in what is now Burlington, Iowa, during 1837 and 1838. In November of 1838, the legislature moved to Madison, where subsequent sessions have been held. Members of the 1998 Assembly include:

SPEAKER Scott R. Jensen
SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE Stephen J. Freese
CHIEF CLERK Charles R. Sanders

John H. Ainsworth • Sheryl Albers • Tammy Baldwin • James R. Baumgart • Spencer Black • Peter E. Bock • Frank Boyle • David A. Brandemuehl • Tim Carpenter • G. Spencer Coggs • David A. Cullen • John P. Dobyns • Robert M. Dueholm • Marc C. Duff • Steven M. Foti • John G. Gard • Robert G. Goetsch • Mark A. Green • Barbara Gronemus • Glenn Grothman • Scott L. Gunderson • Eugene Hahn • Joseph W. Handrick • Doris I. Hanson • Sheila E. Harsdorf • Donald W. Hasenohrl • Tom Hebl • Timothy T. Hoven • Gregory B. Huber • Mary Hubler • Michael D. Huebsch • David E. Hutchinson • Suzanne Jeskewitz • DuWayne G.
1998 Wisconsin Assembly Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 1, 2012
2. 1998 Wisconsin Assembly Marker
along side Tommy G. Thompson marker
Johnsrud • Dean R. Kaufert • Neal J. Kedzie • Carol Kelso • Judith Klusman • Rob Kreibich • James E. Kreuser • Shirley Krug • Peggy Krusick • Walter J. Kunicki • John La Fave • Onnie L. Ladwig • Frank G. Lasee • Mary A. Lazich • John W. Lehman • Michael A. Lehman • Barbara J. Linton • William D. Lorge • Mark Meyer • Johnnie Morris-Tatum • William M. Murat • Terry M. Musser • Stephen L. Nass • Barbara Notestein • Luther S. Olsen • Alvin R. Ott, Jr. • Clifford Otte • Thomas D. Ourada • Carol Owens • Jeffrey T. Plale • Joe Plouff • Cloyd A. Porter • Rosemary Potter • Mike Powers • Marty Reynolds • Antonio R. Riley • Judy Biros Robson • John J. Ryba • Chuck Schafer • Marlin D. Schneider • Lorraine M. Seratti • Rick Skindrud • Thomas J. Springer • Anthony J. Staskunas • John P. Steinbrink • Tom Sykora • David M. Travis • Robert L. Turner • Gregg Underheim • Frank H. Urban • William N. Vander Loop • Daniel P. Vrakas • Scott K. Walker • David W. Ward • Sheldon A. Wasserman • Steve Wieckert • A. Polly Williams • Wayne W. Wood • Leon D. Young • Rebecca Young • Bob Ziegelbauer • Robert K. Zukowski
 
Erected 1998 by Wisconsin State Historical Society. (Marker Number 355.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included
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Location. 42° 46.13′ N, 90° 21.707′ W. Marker is in Belmont, Wisconsin, in Lafayette County. Marker is at the intersection of County Route G and County Route B, on the right when traveling west on County Route G. Located in First Capitol State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belmont WI 53510, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Belmont, Wisconsin Territory, 1836 (here, next to this marker); Governor Tommy G. Thompson's 1998 Address At Wisconsin's First Capitol (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Land, Lead, and Politics (about 400 feet away); The First Capitol (about 400 feet away); World's Largest M (approx. 2.3 miles away); Platteville Started Here (approx. 6.2 miles away); Main Street Commercial Historic District Platteville (approx. 6.4 miles away); First State Normal School (approx. 6½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belmont.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2012, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 614 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2012, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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