(A Landmark Store)This building was constructed on the home site of General Joseph Bailey Civil War hero and a founder of Kilbourn City (now Wisconsin Dells) in 1856. Bailey became a national Civil War hero in 1864 when Porter's Red River Fleet was stranded in low water. Using raftsmen's techniques learned in this area, Bailey freed the fleet, saving the Union two million dollars and shortening the war by two years.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 1:20am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 276076 N 4834245|
|Decimal Degrees||43.62750000, -89.77560000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 37.65', W 89° 46.536'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 37' 39.00" N, 89° 46' 32.16" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 743 Superior St, Wisconsin Dells WI 53965, US|
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