Rosholt in Portage County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1960 by the Portage County Historical Society.
Location. 44° 37.913′ N, 89° 18.576′ W. Marker is in Rosholt, Wisconsin, in Portage County. Marker is on North Main Street south of Forest Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rosholt WI 54473, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosholt Saw Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Rosholt War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Iola Winter Sports Club (approx. 8.2 miles away); Jordan Dam and Power Plant (approx. 10.3 miles away); A Line in Time School House Ski Hill (approx. 12.2 miles away); Iola’s Firefighting Heritage (approx. 12.2 miles away); Iola Mills (approx. 12.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rosholt.
Also see . . . Rosholt, Wisconsin History. "A man by the name of J.G. Rosholt operated a sawmill in Hitterdal. He saw possibilities investing in timber. He moved his machinery to Town 25 North." (Submitted on July 13, 2010.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 445 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 13, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.