Beloit in Rock County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1911 by Beloit Chapter D.A.R.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), and the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is October 1, 1859.
Location. 42° 29.933′ N, 89° 2.141′ W. Marker is in Beloit, Wisconsin, in Rock County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and Broad Street, on the right when traveling north on State Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 305 State Street, Beloit WI 53511, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Black Hawk at Turtle Village / The U.S. Military at Turtle Village (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rasey House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Beloit College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Roy Chapman Andrews (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Medal of Honor Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Highway (approx. 2.7 miles away); Black Hawk War (approx. 2.7 miles away); Wisconsin's First Aviator (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beloit.
Also see . . . Beloit;Debt to Abe Lincoln. (Submitted on April 14, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 27, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 557 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 27, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.