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Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Menomonee Valley Campsites

 
 
Menomonee Valley Campsites Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, April 2016
1. Menomonee Valley Campsites Marker
Inscription. From this point due westward the first white settlers found a succession of Indian campsites. These camps were located near natural springs in the heavily wooded area north of the Waukesha Indian Trail.
 
Location. 43° 2.53′ N, 87° 57.838′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on W. State St., on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53208, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Watertown Plank Road (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Merrill Park (approx. half a mile away); Allan H. Selig (approx. one mile away); Henry Aaron (approx. one mile away); In Honor of the 1901 Milwaukee Brewers of the American League (approx. one mile away); Robin Yount (approx. one mile away); Milwaukee Road Shops (approx. one mile away); St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Miller Brewing Company Building (marker attached to building) image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, April 2016
2. Miller Brewing Company Building (marker attached to building)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 7, 2016, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 7, 2016, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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