Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1979 by Wisconsin State Historical Society. (Marker Number 254.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 2.482′ N, 87° 55.32′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker can be reached from James Lovell Street ¼ mile north of Wells. Touch for map. Marker is located in MacArthur Square Park on the Milwaukee Civic Center campus. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53233, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Milwaukee's Last Operating Tower Clock (about 500 Central Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Historic Milwaukee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church Complex (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint James Court (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Historic Milwaukee (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Historic Milwaukee (approx. ¼ mile away); Indian Village Site (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
1. MacArthur Square Marker
This marker has been removed from MacArthur Square Park. The statue of MacArthur was moved to Veteran's Park down by the art museum on the lakefront in 2014. However, the marker is no longer mounted to the statue base and we have not found it on display anywhere else.
— Submitted March 12, 2016, by Rebecca Ann Barton of Milwaukee, WI - Wisconsin.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, World II •
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