Jacques Vieau, in 1795

Jacques Vieau, in 1795 (HM101Q)

Location: Milwaukee, WI 53204 Milwaukee County
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Country: United States of America
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N 43° 1.627', W 87° 56.449'

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On this site the first permanent fur trader
Jacques Vieau, in 1795
built his cabin, the first house in Milwaukee
Here also was the crossing of the
Green Bay-Chicago Trail
This tablet was erected under the auspices
of the Old Settlers Club of Milwaukee County
HM NumberHM101Q
Year Placed1925
Placed ByOld Settlers Club of Milwaukee County
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 9:00pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 423349 N 4764255
Decimal Degrees43.02711667, -87.94081667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 1.627', W 87° 56.449'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 1' 37.62" N, 87° 56' 26.94" W
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Area Code(s)414
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1800-1942 W Bruce St, Milwaukee WI 53204, US
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