Neenah in Winnebago County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
This tablet marks the log cabin known as the Grand Loggery, built by Governor Doty, 2nd Territorial Governor of Wisconsin in 1847. It originally stood facing east on the west bank of the Fox River 30 rods east and 12 rods north of this spot. It was moved to Doty Park in 1926.
the Neenah Chapter of the N.S.D.A.R.
to the City of Neenah,
Erected 1931 by the Neenah Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 44° 11.263′ N, 88° 26.89′ W. Marker is in Neenah, Wisconsin, in Winnebago County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Street and Webster Street, on the right when traveling east on Lincoln Street. Touch for map. Marker is on Doty Island at Doty Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 701 Lincoln Street, Neenah WI 54956, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Council Tree (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civil War Veterans Memorial Kimberly Point Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Indian Effigy Mounds (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historic Wisconsin Avenue Commercial District (approx. ¾ mile away); Jean Nicolet Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building (approx. 0.8 miles away); Menasha’s Isle of Valor (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Neenah.
Regarding Grand Loggery. The Doty Cabin is a Wisconsin Registered Landmark – Number 35.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This is a list of markers that mention James Doty.
Also see . . .
1. James Duane Doty. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on August 23, 2010.)
2. The State of Wisconsin Collection. A History of Neenah - Doty Cabin. (Submitted on August 23, 2010.)
3. Wisconsin Historical Society. 1933 newspaper article about the Doty Cabin. (Submitted on August 23, 2010.)
Additional keywords. Doty Cabin
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,541 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on November 9, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 23, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.