Near Portage in Columbia County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Potters’ Emigration Society
Erected 1961 by the Columbia County Historical Society. (Marker Number 106.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 38.187′ N, 89° 25.546′ W. Marker is near Portage, Wisconsin, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of County Highway CM and County Highway T, on the left when traveling east on County Highway CM. Touch for map. Marker is approximately 6 miles northeast of Portage. Marker is in this post office area: Portage WI 53901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Muir, Foster Son of Wisconsin (approx. 4 miles away); John Muir Memorial Park (approx. 4 miles away); The Wee White Kirk (approx. 4.1 miles away); Historic Indian Agency House The Indian Agency House (approx. 5.4 miles away); Revolutionary War Veteran (approx. 5½ miles away); Site of Fort Winnebago (approx. 5.7 miles away); Fort Winnebago (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portage.
More about this marker. This is an official marker of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 19, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,354 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 19, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.