Harrison (ghost town), Calumet County, Wisconsin facts for kids

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Harrison, Wisconsin
Ghost town
Looking north at the intersection with Harrison Road from WIS 55
Looking north at the intersection with Harrison Road from WIS 55
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Calumet
Town Harrison
Established 1870s
Elevation 988 ft (301 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 920
GNIS feature ID 1577629

Harrison is a former community in the town of Harrison, Calumet County, Wisconsin, United States.

History

Harrison was settled in the 1870s around a Catholic church and school between Stockbridge and Sherwood. The church's first priest was Rev. John Adt. The original community has been a ghost town since before the 1970s and the only remnant of that community is the church's cemetery.


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