Port Washington in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2014 by Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 557.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Industry & CommerceRailroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1846.
Location. 43° 23.314′ N, 87° 52.201′ W. Marker is in Port Washington, Wisconsin, in Ozaukee County. Marker is on E. Main St., on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Washington WI 53074, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Blake Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wilson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Port Washington Civil War Draft Riot (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Ozaukee County Courthouse (about 300 feet away); Schumacher Building (about 400 feet away); Wisconsin Street School Bell (about 400 feet away); The Wisconsin Chair Company Fire (about 500 feet away); Sidewheel Steamer Niagara (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Washington.
Also see . . . Leland Stanford - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 19, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 7, 2014, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 418 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2014, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.