Prairie du Chien in Crawford County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1953 by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. (Marker Number 10.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. Marker has been confirmed missing. It was likely located near 43° 3.39′ N, 91° 9.463′ W. Marker was in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, in Crawford County. Marker was on North Villa Louis Road north of Bolvin Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker was at or near this postal address: 521 North Villa Louis Road, Prairie du Chien WI 53821, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this location, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Villa Louis (here, next to this marker); War of 1812 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial (approx. Prairie du Chien (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pere Marquette and Sieur Jolliet (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jefferson Davis (approx. 0.9 miles away); L'ancien Cimetiere Francais (approx. one mile away); Site of the Second Fort Crawford (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prairie du Chien.
More about this marker. This original 1953 marker was replaced with a revised 2002 two-sided marker with the same title.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 947 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 24, 2012, by Gordon Govier of Monona, Wisconsin. 2. submitted on October 24, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.