Liberty Pole (Viroqua), Vernon County, Wisconsin
43° 29.129′ N, 90° 55.023′ W
HISTORIC TRAIL MARKERS
This marker erected by Dr. C. V. Porter
in the early 1930's, was the first in a
series set up to commemorate historic
sites. It was originally located along
the roadside a short distance west of
the church. It was moved to this site in
Grateful appreciation is given
to Dr. C.V. Porter whose hard
work and dedication preserved
this segment of history for all.
Wisconsin Humanities CommitteeWisconsin State Dept. of TransportationVernon County Highway Department
The State of Wisconsin recognizes Dr. Porter's markers as part of Vernon County history but does not condone the language or prejudicial inferences used on some of the markers. Dr. Porter used descriptive, interpretative language which he researched and felt was acceptable for his time.
These markers are also at this location: