Rothschild in Marathon County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wisconsin's First Home-Built Flying Machine
Erected 1998 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 44° 54.097′ N, 89° 36.878′ W. Marker is in Rothschild, Wisconsin, in Marathon County. Marker is on Kort Street west of West Grand Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at the north edge of Rothschild Park, between West Grand Avenue and Park Street. Marker is in this post office area: Rothschild WI 54474, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fallen Soldiers Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Pine Grove Cemetery G.A.R. Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Historical Memorial Park (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Pineries (approx. 3.6 miles away); Cutler Post Monument (approx. 3.9 miles away); World War I Guardian Angel Monument (approx. 3.9 miles away); Battle of the Bulge Monument (approx. 3.9 miles away); Third Marathon County Courthouse (approx. 4 miles away).
Also see . . . John Schwister. Born: 12/07/1882; Died: 02/07/1927 (Submitted on March 8, 2008.)
Categories. • Air & Space •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 8, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,540 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 15, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 3. submitted on March 8, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 4. submitted on July 4, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.