Galesville in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Downtown Galesville Historic District
Two of the best-preserved examples, the Clark Block (1886) and the Jensen Building (1902), have round arch Romanesque windows. The octagonal Bandstand (1912) is still the center of many community celebrations. The facade in the middle of Davis Street replaces a building that burned in 2005. The District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.
Wisconsin Historical Society
Erected 2009 by Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 529.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 44° 4.969′ N, 91° 20.921′ W. Marker is in Galesville, Wisconsin, in Trempealeau County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of South Main Street (U.S. 53) and East Gale Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at the bandstand in the public square. Marker is in this post office area: Galesville WI 54630, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Galesville (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Galesville Bridge (about 600 feet away); Ridge Avenue Historic District (approx. half a mile away); John F. Cance / Galesville Area Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Gale College Historic District (approx. one mile away); Decorah Peak (approx. 1.6 miles away); The McGilvray "Seven Bridges Road" (approx. 4.8 miles away); The Mississippi River Parkway: (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galesville.
Also see . . . Galesville Area Chamber of Commerce. Galesville, Wisconsin (Submitted on June 4, 2012.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 4, 2012, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on June 4, 2012, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.