Portage in Columbia County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Frederick Jackson Turner
1861 – 1932
Erected 1993 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 317.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 32.375′ N, 89° 27.695′ W. Marker is in Portage, Wisconsin, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of Wisconsin Street (State Highway 16) and Cook Street (State Highway 33) on Wisconsin Street. Touch for map. Marker is at Commerce Plaza Park. Marker is in this post office area: Portage WI 53901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Zona Gale (here, next to this marker); Society Hill Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pierre Pauquette Ferry (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ketchum’s Point (approx. ¾ mile away); Jacques Marquette and Louis Joliet (approx. 0.8 miles away); Marquette (approx. 1.7 miles away); Fort Winnebago (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site of Fort Winnebago (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portage.
Also see . . . Frederick Jackson Turner. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on June 17, 2009.)
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