Rock County, Wisconsin

Skavlem - Williams Log Cabin 1838

(Restoration: A Clinton Bicentennial Project)

Located on County Hwy. X west of Clinton, Clinton Township

 
Courtesy of Lori Niemuth
 
The Skavlem-Williams Log Cabin
This structure of hand-hewn oak
stood on the farm of Mr. & Mrs. Henry Williams. It was erected during the 1830's by Erick and Ragnhild Skavlem. It now stands as a visible reminder of the sacrifices made by early pioneers as they settled in this area.

 

 

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close-up of historical marker close-up of brass plaque by door
 

 

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