The Old Council Tree

The Old Council Tree (HMMV5)

Location: Neenah, WI 54956 Winnebago County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 11.16', W 88° 26.576'

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One hundred and fifty feet north of this site stood The Old Council Tree known for years by the Indians of the Fox River Valley as such and under whose spreading branches the Indians and Whites held council.

The tree was cut down July 31, 1885, by the Federal Government when making improvements to the Lower Fox River.

In commemoration of the famous old tree, the citizens of Neenah have erected this marker in the year 1934.
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HM NumberHMMV5
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Year Placed1934
Placed ByThe citizens of Neenah; sponsored by the Neenah Kiwanis Club
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 2:47pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 384675 N 4893544
Decimal Degrees44.18600000, -88.44293333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 11.16', W 88° 26.576'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 11' 9.60" N, 88° 26' 34.56" W
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Area Code(s)920
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 298 N Park Ave, Neenah WI 54956, US
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