Marshfield in Wood County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Columbia Park Band Shell
Designed and built by Frank A. Felhofer & Sons in the Art Deco style. Originally used as the home of the 135th Medical Regiment Band, it now serves the City of Marshfield for band concerts and public events.
Erected 2010 by the Marshfield Historic Preservation Committee.
Location. 44° 40.204′ N, 90° 10.47′ W. Marker is in Marshfield, Wisconsin, in Wood County. Marker can be reached from West Blodgett Street west of North Chestnut Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is attached to the front right corner of the band shell in Columbia Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 West Arnold Street, Marshfield WI 54449, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Founder’s Square (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Marshfield Post Office (approx. 0.3 miles away); Tower Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Youth Baseball Donor Recognition Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Governor William H. Upham House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eli Winch House September 11th Patriots Day (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marshfield.
Also see . . .
1. Columbia Park Band Shell. (Submitted on September 16, 2014.)
2. Wisconsin Historical Society. National or State Registers Record. "The band stand is located in the city's oldest park, Columbia Park. The park consists of a full city block... The estate of Samuel Marsh donated this block in 1875 for use as a park." (Submitted on September 16, 2014.)
3. Wisconsin Historical Society. Architecture and History Inventory. (Submitted on September 16, 2014.)
4. Marshfield Civic Band. (Submitted on September 16, 2014.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 16, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 220 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 16, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.