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Cadott, Wisconsin Historical Markers

Cadott Centennial Marker (<i>tall view; marker mounted on statue pedestal</i>) image, Touch for more information
By Cosmos Mariner, July 18, 2018
Cadott Centennial Marker (tall view; marker mounted on statue pedestal)
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — Cadott Centennial1865-1965
In 1865, Robert Marriner settled in this vicinity, built a dam and sawmill below the present Main Street Bridge an subsequently platted the village of Cadott. The falls of the river here had been called “Cadotte Falls” for a member of . . . — Map (db m120393) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — 33 — Cadott Hub and Spoke Factory
In 1880, Captain Ellery Clark of DePere, Wisconsin moved his hub and spoke factory to Cadott. Clark had been a steam boat operator moving logs on the Fox River. He was drawn to the Cadott area because of the high quality and abundant supply of white . . . — Map (db m48931) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — 121 — Cadotte Trading Post Site
In 1787, Michel Cadotte, famous Madeline Island fur trader, had a trading post nearby on the Yellow River. Here Michel Jr. was born, and another son, Jean Baptiste, is said to be buried on the river's bank. Robert Marriner built a dam at "Cadotte . . . — Map (db m31159) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — Citizen Soldier Monument
America Will Never Forget Sept. 11, 2001 · Cadott, WI Citizen Soldier "Whether we bring our enemies to justice, or bring justice to our enemies, justice will be done." George W. Bush Sept. 20, 2001 . . . — Map (db m43068) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — Introduction to the Geology of the Cadott Region
The block diagram right depicts in simple format the major geological components of the Cadott region. The time scale [below right] shows that the geologic history at any one place on Earth represents only a miniscule part of the Earth's long and . . . — Map (db m42006) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — The Cadotte Fur Traders
Among the fur traders who attained prominence in the Lake Superior region were Jean Baptiste Cadotte (Cadeau) and his sons, Jean Baptiste, Jr., and Michel. Each married daughters of prominent Ojibway Indians; became influential as merchants, . . . — Map (db m120429) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — 73 — The Gravesite of Lansing A. Wilcox
Lansing A. Wilcox, last surviving Wisconsin veteran of the Civil War, was born in Kenosha March 3, 1846. In February 1864 he enlisted from Chippewa County in F Company, Fourth Wisconsin Cavalry, returning to the Cadott community in 1866. A farmer, . . . — Map (db m30758) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — The Great Northern Pine of Wisconsin
This statue is a conception of the “Cadotte” fur trader. Sculptor Jerry Holter of Clam Lake, Wisconsin, was commissioned to carve the figure from a solid section of native Northern White Pine, symbolic of the great lumbering industry of . . . — Map (db m120392) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — The Precambrian Rocks
From here you can see Precambrian rocks exposed along the river below the dam. Although mostly covered by a dark gray coating of carbon, their fresh pinkish gray colors show where they have been scoured off by floodwaters. We are looking at rocks . . . — Map (db m49997) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — The Yellowstone Trail1912–1930
The first coast-to-coast auto route across the northern tier of states. "A Good Road from Plymouth Rock to Puget Sound" Before 1912 Railroads dominated long distance transportation. Local roads were dust and mud. There was little . . . — Map (db m40098) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — 32 — Western Bohemian-Fraternal AssociationZapadni Ceska-Bratrska Jednota
The ZCBJ Lodge Hall which 45 charter members built in 1907 is a tangible symbol of the ethnic heritage – social, fraternal and philosophical ideals of the Czech immigrants settling 7 miles north of Cadott. . . . — Map (db m47505) HM
Wisconsin (Chippewa County), Cadott — Wisconsin Veterans Tribute
In reverent memory of the men and women who served their country in peace and war. Dedicated May 18, 1991 by grateful citizens of Chippewa County. Chippewa County Veterans Marker Army · Navy · Marines · . . . — Map (db m42843) HM

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