Near Portage in Columbia County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Indian Agency House
First occupied by
John Harris Kinzie Indian Agent
and Juliette Magill his wife
Purchased and restored by
the National Society of the
Colonial Dames of America
in the State of Wisconsin
Erected 1982 by the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Wisconsin.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Society of Colonial Dames of America marker series.
Location. 43° 33.54′ N, 89° 26.234′ W. Marker is near Portage, Wisconsin, in Columbia County. Marker is on Agency House Road 0.8 miles north of East Albert Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Portage WI 53901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Indian Agency House (within shouting distance of this marker); Marquette (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Winnebago (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Fort Winnebago (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Winnebago Surgeons' Quarters (approx. 0.4 miles Revolutionary War Veteran (approx. half a mile away); Ketchum’s Point (approx. 1.1 miles away); Jacques Marquette and Louis Joliet (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portage.
Also see . . . Historic Indian Agency House web site. (Submitted on June 1, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 638 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 1, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.