“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 Galesville, Wisconsin

Clickable Map of Trempealeau 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> Trempealeau County, WI (15) Buffalo County, WI (8) Eau Claire County, WI (80) Jackson County, WI (26) La Crosse County, WI (41) Winona County, MN (20)  TrempealeauCounty(15) Trempealeau County (15)  BuffaloCounty(8) Buffalo County (8)  EauClaireCounty(80) Eau Claire County (80)  JacksonCounty(26) Jackson County (26)  LaCrosseCounty(41) La Crosse County (41)  WinonaCountyMinnesota(20) Winona County (20)
Whitehall is the county seat for Trempealeau County
Galesville is in Trempealeau County
      Trempealeau County (15)  
      Buffalo County (8)  
      Eau Claire County (80)  
      Jackson County (26)  
      La Crosse County (41)  
      Winona County, Minnesota (20)  
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1Wisconsin (Trempealeau County), Galesville — 81 — Decorah Peak
The rock-crested hill to the east was named after One-Eyed Decorah, a Winnebago chief who, according to tradition, took refuge in a cave near the peak after being wounded in a Chippewa attack on his village. He remained in hiding throughout the . . . Map (db m23186) HM
2Wisconsin (Trempealeau County), Galesville — 529 — Downtown Galesville Historic District
First platted in 1854, the commercial district surrounding the public square is still the heart of downtown Galesville. Most buildings date from the 1880s to the early 20th century and feature a two-story brick facade, tall narrow windows and . . . Map (db m55979) HM
3Wisconsin (Trempealeau County), Galesville — 531 — Gale College Historic District
Founded in 1854, Galesville University (later known as Gale College) was one of the earliest institutions of higher education in Wisconsin and a notable attempt to bring higher education to the newly recognized state. Affiliated with four different . . . Map (db m66184) HM
4Wisconsin (Trempealeau County), Galesville — Galesville
. . . Map (db m25830) HM
5Wisconsin (Trempealeau County), Galesville — 543 — Galesville Bridge
The Galesville Bridge was erected in 1925, replacing an earlier bridge that was difficult for automobiles to access. For 86 years, the 1925 bridge carried traffic across Beaver Creek. Constructed by the Guaranty Construction Company of Minneapolis, . . . Map (db m66182) HM
6Wisconsin (Trempealeau County), Galesville — John F. Cance / Galesville Area Veterans Memorial
Memorial John F. Cance 1870 — 1953 Civic leader and benefactor who provided a permanent charitable trust to the City of Galesville and the surrounding area for education, beautification, and charitable endeavors for the . . . Map (db m49932) HM
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7Wisconsin (Trempealeau County), Galesville — 530 — Ridge Avenue Historic District
The Ridge Avenue Historic District includes a nearly three-block long section of Ridge Avenue featuring a concentration of the most architecturally and historically significant residences in the City of Galesville. The district was developed by . . . Map (db m43213) HM
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Dec. 1, 2022