Near Galesville in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1958 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 81.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Black Hawk War, and the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 44° 4.255′ N, 91° 19.306′ W. Marker is near Galesville, Wisconsin, in Trempealeau County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of State Highway 54 and McKeeth Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at a highway pull-off 1.5 miles east of South Main Street (U.S. Highway 53). Marker is in this post office area: Galesville WI 54630, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Downtown Galesville Historic District (approx. 1.6 miles away); Galesville (approx. 1.6 miles away); Galesville Bridge (approx. 1.6 miles away); Ridge Avenue Historic District (approx. 2 miles away); John F. Cance / Galesville Area Veterans Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); Gale College Historic District (approx. 2.3 miles away); The McGilvray "Seven Bridges Road" (approx. 3˝ miles away); The Mississippi River Parkway: (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galesville.
Also see . . . Decorah. (Submitted on October 11, 2009.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,008 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 11, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.