Near Bruce in Rusk County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
By the mid-1890s, Apollonia was a thriving community of approximately 300 people. It had its own opera house, newspaper and a Congregational Church which was built in 1895.
Erected 2000 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 444.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 45° 27.042′ N, 91° 18.128′ W. Marker is near Bruce, Wisconsin, in Rusk County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 8 and Cemetery Road, on the left when traveling west on U.S. 8. Touch for map. Marker is at the former Apollonia Congregational Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: N4517 Cemetery Road, Bruce WI 54819, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within Chippewa River & Menomonie Railway (approx. 5.9 miles away); Sweet 'Soo' (approx. 9.3 miles away); Old Smoky (approx. 9.6 miles away); Rusk County World War I Memorial (approx. 9.8 miles away).
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 349 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.