“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Buffalo County, Wisconsin

Clickable Map of Buffalo County, Wisconsin and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Buffalo County, WI (8) Eau Claire County, WI (80) Pepin County, WI (8) Trempealeau County, WI (16) Wabasha County, MN (18) Winona County, MN (22)  BuffaloCounty(8) Buffalo County (8)  EauClaireCounty(80) Eau Claire County (80)  PepinCounty(8) Pepin County (8)  TrempealeauCounty(16) Trempealeau County (16)  WabashaCountyMinnesota(18) Wabasha County (18)  WinonaCounty(22) Winona County (22)
Alma is the county seat for Buffalo County
Adjacent to Buffalo County, Wisconsin
      Eau Claire County (80)  
      Pepin County (8)  
      Trempealeau County (16)  
      Wabasha County, Minnesota (18)  
      Winona County, Minnesota (22)  
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1 Wisconsin, Buffalo County, Alma — 230 — Beef Slough
The Beef Slough was a sluggish branch of the Chippewa River that provided an excellent storage pond for the logs floated downstream by numerous logging companies. Here loggers were employed to arrange the mixed-up logs into orderly rafts to be towed . . . Map (db m10103) HM
2 Wisconsin, Buffalo County, Alma — Lock & Dam No. 4
Designed by and constructed under the direction of The Corps of Engineers, United States Army 1932 – 1935 Contractor for lock – Ouilmette Construction & Engineering Co. Contractor for dam – United Construction Co. . . . Map (db m17300) HM
3 Wisconsin, Buffalo County, Alma — Veterans Memorial
This site and memorial is forever dedicated to the memories, valor, courage and ideals of those Buffalo County residents that have given their all and rest in burial sites at home, abroad and at sea. It is also dedicated to those that have endured . . . Map (db m73314) WM
4 Wisconsin, Buffalo County, Fountain City — Fountain City
Thomas A. Holmes (1804-1888) established the first permanent settlement in Buffalo County in 1839 at the present site of Fountain City. In the fall of that year Holmes and a party of twelve including his wife came up the Mississippi River to barter . . . Map (db m43205) HM
5 Wisconsin, Buffalo County, Fountain City — Fountain City
Before the white man came to this area Indians of the Chippewa, Winnebago and other tribes roamed freely along the Mississippi River. Recorded history tells of an Indian tribal battle that took place on these river banks which was witnessed by some . . . Map (db m43206) HM
6 Wisconsin, Buffalo County, Mondovi — Civil War Monument
In Memory Of Our Nations Defenders Erected by W.R.C. No. 124 1914Map (db m73511) WM
7 Wisconsin, Buffalo County, Mondovi — Mirror Lake Veterans Park
Freedom Is Not Free Military Service Emblems Army • Navy • Air Force Marine Corps • Coast Guard • Merchant Marine Galen C. Aase • Loren R. Aase • William J. Aase • Wayne M. Adams • James R. Alf • Mitchell Allen • . . . Map (db m78828) WM
8 Wisconsin, Buffalo County, Nelson — Veterans Memorial
In Memory of Those Who Served Our CountryMap (db m73348) WM
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Jun. 6, 2023