Photographed March 28, 2015
Erected 1988 by East Town Association
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Solomon Juneau's Log Cabin
Presented to the
Milwaukee County Historical Society
Milwaukee County Park Commission
Mrs. Anna Huttelet
in memory of her father
Dr. Francis Huebschmann, Juneau's Physician
Replaced by East Town Association
July 16, 1988
The marker and cabin are located at Juneau Park on northbound North Prospect Avenue / Wisconsin Route 32, near its intersection with East Juneau Avenue, along a park footpath, at or near 1299 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202.
Solomon Laurent Juneau, or Laurent-Salomon Juneau, (August 9, 1793 – November 14, 1856) was a fur trader, land speculator, and politician who helped found the city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was born in Repentigny, Quebec, Canada to François and (Marie-)Thérèse Galarneau Juneau., His cousin was Joseph Juneau, who founded the city of Juneau, Alaska.
See also these related markers / monuments:
Looking north along the walkway.
The cabin is on the right side of the triangle.
The cabin and marker are located on the north end of Juneau Park.