Chippewa Falls in Chippewa County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Old McDonell High School
has been placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Location. 44° 56.195′ N, 91° 23.271′ W. Marker is in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, in Chippewa County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East River Street and South Prairie Street. Touch for map. Plaque is located at the back of the Chippewa Valley Cultural Association – Heyde Center for the Arts. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls WI 54729, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Reverend Charles F.X. Goldsmith (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Notre Dame Church (about 400 feet away); Hiram Stores Allen (about 700 feet away); The Marsh Rainbow Arch Bridge (about 800 feet away); Oldest Commercial Building in Chippewa Falls (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of the Mason Shoe Factory (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of the Hiram S. Allen Home (approx. ¼ mile away); The Federal Building & Early Mail Service (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chippewa Falls.
Also see . . . Chippewa Area Catholic Schools. High School Historical Timeline. "1907; The Honorable Alexander B. McDonell, who had taken a keen interest in Catholic Education, offered to build and endow a new high school in memory of his wife and children – a gift to Notre Dame Parish. The new school was to be 'furnished with the best educational equipment available.'” (Submitted on April 25, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 612 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 25, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.