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Richland Center in Richland County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Krouskop Park

 
 
Krouskop Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 5, 2009
1. Krouskop Park Marker
Inscription. This park was dedicated by A · H · Krouskop · Oct·8·1925 · to the public for its pleasure and recreation ~

Born July 13 · 1840 at Bellefontaine · Ohio ·· Moved to Richland County · 1851 · where he lived until his death · Apr · 2 1930 ·· A manufacturer and merchant·who through a special genius for business · aided materially the growth and development of this community ~

A man's biography is oft interpreted by a gift ·· Lift your eyes and gaze at the rock ribbed hills and the warm wide valley · the home of his heart ~
 
Location. 43° 20.587′ N, 90° 23.354′ W. Marker is in Richland Center, Wisconsin, in Richland County. Marker is at the intersection of West 6th Street (U.S. 14) and North Orange Street (U.S. 14) on West 6th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at Krouskop Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 460 West 6th Street, Richland Center WI 53581, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of GTE (a few steps from this marker); Ada James (a few steps from this marker); Wisconsin Purple Heart Memorial Highway (approx. 0.3 miles away); Boaz Mastodon (approx. 5.8 miles away);
Krouskop Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 5, 2009
2. Krouskop Park Marker
Rural Electrification (approx. 5.8 miles away); Richard M. Brewer (approx. 6.9 miles away); Ocooch Mountains (approx. 6.9 miles away); The Little Rock (approx. 7.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richland Center.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 724 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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