Near Pilsen in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
George Halada Farmstead
The brick veneer residence, built by George Halada circa 1878, is an excellent example of an Italianate style building popular with Bohemian settlers in this area. Several of the horizontal log farm buildings are in near original form and pre-date the home.
The farmstead consists of 118 acres, and has been sold through family lines to the present owners. It was named to the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.
Erected 1995 by the Kewaunee County Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1878.
Location. 44° 27.47′ N, 87° 42.842′ W. Marker is near Pilsen, Wisconsin, in Kewaunee County. Marker is on County Highway F 0.6 miles east of County Highway V, on the right when traveling east. Marker is 1.6 driving miles north of Pilsen, or approximately 7 driving miles south of Luxemburg. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: E1113 County Highway F, Luxemburg WI 54217, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rogation Shrines (approx. South Luxemburg (approx. 5.1 miles away); Voie de la Liberte (approx. 5.1 miles away); Dikeman (approx. 5.3 miles away); Bank of Luxemburg (approx. 5.7 miles away); The Old Mill (approx. 7.6 miles away); Kewaunee County Lime Kilns (approx. 8.1 miles away); St. Joseph's Church (approx. 8.1 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Wisconsin Historical Society. Property Record. (Submitted on October 2, 2014.)
2. Wisconsin Historical Society. National or State Registers Record. (Submitted on October 2, 2014.)
3. George Halada Farmstead. Wikimedia Commons photograph. (Submitted on October 2, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 2, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 329 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 2, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.