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Greenfield in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Bodamer Log Cabin

 
 
Bodamer Log Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, July 9, 2010
1. Bodamer Log Cabin Marker
Inscription. Built in 1832, this was one of Greenfield’s first log cabins. It was dismantled, brought to this site and restored by the Greenfield Historical Society, and dedicated as a museum September 7, 1969.
 
Erected by Wisconsin Council for Local History. (Marker Number 93.)
 
Location. 42° 57.543′ N, 87° 59.053′ W. Marker is in Greenfield, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on West Layton Avenue ¼ mile east of South 60th Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5569 West Layton Avenue, Milwaukee WI 53220, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Greenfield: The Last Town in Milwaukee County (approx. 1.1 miles away); Village of Greendale (approx. 1.3 miles away); Boyhood Home of Jeremiah Curtin (approx. 2.2 miles away); Wisconsin's Lime Industry (approx. 2.3 miles away); Janesville Plank Road (approx. 2.3 miles away); St. Mary’s Church and Cemetery (approx. 2½ miles away); Meadowmere (approx. 2.9 miles away); 1992 NASCAR Champion (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenfield.
 
Regarding Bodamer Log Cabin. Wisconsin Registered
Bodamer Log Cabin and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, July 9, 2010
2. Bodamer Log Cabin and Marker
Marker is on pedestal at right.
Landmark #93
 
Also see . . .  Greenfield Historical Society. (Submitted on July 15, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Bodamer Log Cabin image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, July 9, 2010
3. Bodamer Log Cabin
Another view of cabin.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 593 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 10, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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