Lawrence in Brown County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1961. (Marker Number 105.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Industry & Commerce • Native Americans Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list.
Location. 44° 23.349′ N, 88° 7.439′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Wisconsin, in Brown County. Marker can be reached from Lost Dauphin Road (County Road D). The marker is located at the Lost Dauphin State Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2926 Lost Dauphin Road, De Pere WI 54115, 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. St. Norbert College & The Packers (approx. 4.6 miles away); Address by President Lincoln (approx. 4.6 miles away); The Mueller-Wright House (approx. 4.7 miles away); Marquette–Jolliet (approx. 5.2 miles away); Rapides des Peres (approx. 5.2 miles away); Brown County Court House 1838 to 1854 (approx. 5.2 miles away); Union Hotel (approx. 5.3 miles away); White Pillars (approx. 5.4 miles away).
Regarding Eleazer Williams.
Williams was the descendant of a Mohawk Native American and a white woman who had been kidnapped by the Mohawks at the age of 7. Though raised with the Mohawks, as a teenager he left the tribe, and went on to become an Episcopal minister and a pioneer of Greenbay, Wisconsin. He told his story, The Lost Prince,
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