Clintonville in Waupaca County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Birthplace of an Airline
Erected 1964 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 138.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 44° 37.098′ N, 88° 43.92′ W. Marker is in Clintonville, Wisconsin, in Waupaca County. Marker can be reached from 7th Street 1½ miles east of Main Street (Wisconsin Highway 22), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the Clintonville Municipal Airport
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Four–Wheel Drive (approx. 1.3 miles away); Portion of Wall of China (approx. 1.4 miles away); Clintonville Veterans Memorial (approx. 1½ miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.6 miles away); Chief Waupaca (approx. 8.3 miles away); Shiocton Area Veterans Memorial (approx. 14 miles away); Melvin O. Handrich (approx. 14.3 miles away).
Also see . . . North Central Airlines. “The airline’s route system now reached from coast to coast and would fly on its own for six years before it was purchased by Northwest Airlines in 1986.” (Submitted on June 6, 2008.)
Categories. • Air & Space • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 6, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,082 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 6, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.