WISCONSIN, WI (30)

The state joined the union on May 29, 1848 – State N0 30/50

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wisconsin

Capital: Madison, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madison,_Wisconsin

 

Topics I et II usa-states-map - GC 01-01-2016
* TOPIC I: 23 Lafayette outdoor sculptures, statues, busts… in 16 States □ TOPIC II: Around 100 Towns, Counties, Places named for Lafayette in 38 States Synthesis realized by Gérard Charpentier 01-01-2016

TOPIC I (T1) – OUTDOOR SCULPTURES IN WEST VIRGINIA

Statues, Busts, Monuments, Memorials… Historic Parks and Places…

(No outdoor sculptures found)

TOPIC II (T2) – MANY PLACES…

Town, city, village, county, township … may refer or are named for

General Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette or La Grange “Home” of Lafayette

Lafayette County, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lafayette_County,_Wisconsin

Lafayette, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lafayette,_Chippewa_County,_Wisconsin

– a Town in Chippewa County

Lafayette, WI

– a Town in Monroe County

Lafayette, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lafayette,_Walworth_County,_Wisconsin

– a Town in Walworth County

Fayette, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fayette,_Wisconsin

– a Town in Lafayette County

Fayette (community), WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fayette_(community),_Wisconsin

-a community in the town of Fayette

La Grange, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Grange,_Monroe_County,_Wisconsin

– a Town in Monroe County

La Grange, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Grange,_Walworth_County,_Wisconsin

– a Town in Walworth County

La Grange (community), WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Grange_(community),_Wisconsin

– an unincorporated community

TOPIC III (T3) –  STREETS, ROADS, SQUARES…

Parks, places, sites …

Madison, WI – State Capital

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madison,_Wisconsin

 

Lasfayette Dr. Madison WI

Lafayette Dr.

Argyle, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argyle,_Wisconsin

– Lafayette St.

Cashton, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cashton,_Wisconsin

– Lafayette Ave.

Janesville, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Janesville,_Wisconsin

– Lafayette St.

Lafayette WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lafayette,_Chippewa_County,_Wisconsin

-Lafayette St.

Janesville, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Janesville,_Wisconsin

– County Road A

Mequon, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mequon,_Wisconsin

– Lafayette Pl.

Milwaukee, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milwaukee

– Lafayette Pl.

Orion, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orion,_Wisconsin

– Lafayette Rd.

Park Falls, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_Falls,_Wisconsin

– Lafayette St.

Rosendale, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosendale,_Wisconsin

– Lafayette St.

Shawano, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shawano,_Wisconsin

– Lafayette St.

Watertown, WI

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Watertown,_Wisconsin

– Lafayette St.

TOPIC IV (T4) – INDOOR OBJECTS, MUSEUMS …

Pictures, busts, Exhibitions …

(No information found)

TOPIC V (T5) – LAFAYETTE AND FRANCE

THROUGHOUT THE COURSE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION (1765-1783)

They played a key role in the American Revolution (1765-1783)
and during the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783)

Between 1778 and 1783,
44 177 French soldiers and sailors fought aside the “American Insurgents”,
5 040 gave their lives for their independence.

Between 1776 and 1783, France spent 1.3 billion French pounds. A huge debt for the time that drained the Treasure of the Kingdom.

Road markers, places, objects…

13_colonies Am revol

The 13 English colonies

(No involvement. The State did not exist in 1765-1783)

Go to the 13 states involved: Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts (South and North), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia.

TOPIC VI (T6) – LAFAYETTE VISIT (August 4 to December 22, 1784)

Road markers, places, objects…

united_states_1783_1803

The United States 1783-1803

(No visit. The State did not exist in 1784)

In 1784, Lafayette visited all the 13 States of America except Georgia, where he enjoyed an enthusiastic welcome.

Go to the States visited: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts (South and North today Maine), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia).

TOPIC VII (T7) – LAFAYETTE’S FAREWELL TOUR (1824-1825)

Road markers, places, objects…

usa-map-1825

The United States in 1825

(No visit. The State did not exist in 1824-1825)

Go to the 24 states visited :  Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine (ex-Massachusetts / North part), Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia. Plus Washington D.C.

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