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Vieau Trading Post Historical Site Marker

Vieau Trading Post Historical Site Marker
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Title: Vieau Trading Post Historical Site Marker
Description: Jacques Vieau, agent for the Northwest Fur Company of Montreal, built a trading post here in 1796, on what is now called Jambo Creek after the nickname the Indians gave Vieau. This was also the first building in Manitowoc County built by a white man.

Image ID: 38457
City, State: Manitowoc, Wisconsin
Place File*
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Cities and towns
Fur trade
Historic sites

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