Couderay in Sawyer County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1955 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 39.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 45° 47.79′ N, 91° 18.046′ W. Marker is in Couderay, Wisconsin, in Sawyer County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 27 / 70 and Valesh Street, on the right when traveling east Touch for map. Marker is at a highway pull-off. Marker is in this post office area: Couderay WI 54828, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pierre Esprit Radisson and Medard Groseilliers (approx. 5.9 miles away); St. Francis Solanus Indian Mission (approx. 7.6 miles away); The Chippewa Flowage (approx. 10.8 miles away); Namekagon - Court Oreilles Portage (approx. 13.3 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. History of Lac Courte Oreilles. "The Lac Courte Oreilles Tribe is one of six bands of the Lake Superior Band of Chippewa Indians who entered into treaties with the United States in 1837, 1842, and 1854." (Submitted on September 18, 2011.)
2. Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council. Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin. (Submitted on September 18, 2011.)
3. Lac Courte Oreilles. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on September 18, 2011.)
4. Winter Area Chamber of Commerce. "Couderay is considered a site of historical interest. Two markers and a wayside have been constructed in the Village commemorating the Tubby Forest and the Lac Court Oreilles Indians." (Submitted on September 18, 2011.)
Categories. • Exploration • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 387 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 18, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.