Menasha in Winnebago County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
1815 - 1895
Reed was active in local affairs. He served as the first village president, as alderman, and as postmaster. He was one of the organizers of the Wisconsin Central Railroad. At the age of 75 he was elected Menasha's Mayor, filling the office with dignity for two terms. Much of the early development of our city can be attributed to the efforts of Curtis Reed.
Erected 1991 by Menasha Historical Society.
Location. 44° 12.052′ N, 88° 26.976′ W. Marker is in Menasha, Wisconsin, in Winnebago County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Chute Street, on the left when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. The marker is a part of Curtis Reed Square in downtown Menasha. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 Main Street, Menasha, Wisconsin, Menasha WI 54952, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Wisconsin Central Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Sergeant Elmer J. Burr (approx. 0.4 miles away); Specialist Fourth Class Kenneth Stumpf (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jean Nicolet Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Menasha’s Isle of Valor (approx. half a mile away); Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building (approx. half a mile away); Menasha Lock (approx. 0.6 miles away); Indian Effigy Mounds (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Menasha.
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