“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Cornell, Wisconsin

Clickable Map of Chippewa 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> Chippewa County, WI (66) Barron County, WI (7) Clark County, WI (27) Dunn County, WI (17) Eau Claire County, WI (80) Rusk County, WI (5) Taylor County, WI (4)  ChippewaCounty(66) Chippewa County (66)  BarronCounty(7) Barron County (7)  ClarkCounty(27) Clark County (27)  DunnCounty(17) Dunn County (17)  EauClaireCounty(80) Eau Claire County (80)  RuskCounty(5) Rusk County (5)  TaylorCounty(4) Taylor County (4)
Chippewa Falls is the county seat for Chippewa County
Cornell is in Chippewa County
      Chippewa County (66)  
      Barron County (7)  
      Clark County (27)  
      Dunn County (17)  
      Eau Claire County (80)  
      Rusk County (5)  
      Taylor County (4)  
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1Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cornell — 429 — Cornell Pulpwood Stacker
In 1912, after a permanent dam was built across the Chippewa River near this location, the Cornell Wood Products Company, a large paper milling operation, began production here. The company manufactured paper products, cardboard and wallboard. The . . . Map (db m45015) HM
2Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cornell — Cornell Women's Club Tablet
This tablet was erected in 1931 by The Women's Club of Cornell, Wisconsin and serves a twofold purpose. — On the hillside below, unmarked and obliterated, are many Indian graves of days long past. At a later period this plot . . . Map (db m46047) HM
3Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cornell — 42 — Ezra Cornell
Ezra Cornell was the man who founded the City of Cornell, Wisconsin, but actually never lived here. Cornell was born in 1807 in New York State of Quaker parents. He was a farmer, inventor, businessman, statesman, and a philanthropist. He . . . Map (db m46026) HM
4Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cornell — 41 — Jean Brunet
Jean Brunet is one of the most noteworthy pioneers of the Chippewa Valley. Born in France in 1791, Brunet immigrated to this country in 1818 and moved to Chippewa Falls in 1828. He built the first dams on the Chippewa River at Chippewa . . . Map (db m46018) HM
5Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cornell — 40 — Pulpwood Stacker
The Cornell Pulpwood Stacker is believed to be the last of its kind in the world and is listed in the State and National Register of Public Places. Designed and constructed in 1911-12 by the Joors Manufacturing Co., of England for the Cornell . . . Map (db m46068) HM
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Dec. 1, 2022