Ephraim in Door County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
First Permanent Colony in Door County
A.M. Iverson, Pastor
landed May, 1853,
forming the first
in Door County
Location. 45° 9.329′ N, 87° 10.237′ W. Marker is in Ephraim, Wisconsin, in Door County. Marker is on Water Street (State Highway 42) north of Cherry Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ephraim WI 54211, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Anderson Dock (approx. half a mile away); A Road Less Traveled (approx. 1.2 miles away); Life on the Ledge (approx. 1.4 miles away); A State Park System is Formed (approx. 1.6 miles away); Island Paradise (approx. 2.8 miles away); Eagle Bluff Lighthouse (approx. 3.4 miles away); Why Green Bay? (approx. 3.4 miles away); Privilege in the Park (approx. 3.6 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. A Brief History of Ephraim. "The Village of Ephraim's cultural and historical heritage is a blend of Moravian culture and Norwegian ethnic heritage." (Submitted on January 29, 2009.)
2. Ephraim's Founding Father (Submitted on January 29, 2009.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 29, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 981 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 29, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.