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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Pulaski, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Pulaski and the surrounding area.

  • Astronomy & Satellites ...
    • Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help you to find your way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website will help you find planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their tracks across the sky.
    • To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass this GPS location for Pulaski:
    • 44.670861, -88.242411
    • Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve its accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude as your actual position.
    • The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Pulaski
  • Waymarking ...
    • Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
    • Waymark.com

Communities Also Named Pulaski ...

We have found twenty communities that share the name Pulaski.

Within Wisconsin, the name Pulaski is unique.

Beyond Wisconsin, we know of another twenty communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Arkansas
      • Pulaski County
      • This Pulaski is located in Pulaski County and lies 716 miles [1,152.3 km]<1> to the south southwest of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pulaski County community of Pulaski.
    • Georgia
      • Candler County
      • This Pulaski is located in Candler County and lies 912 miles [1,467.7 km]<1> to the south southeast of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Candler County community of Pulaski.
      • Jones County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Georgia community of Pulaski [Jones County].
      • Pulaski County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Georgia community of Pulaski [Pulaski County].
    • Illinois
      • Hancock County
      • This Pulaski is located in Hancock County and lies 337 miles [542.3 km]<1> to the south southwest of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Hancock County community of Pulaski.
      • Pulaski County
      • This Pulaski is located in Pulaski County and lies 517 miles [832 km] to the south of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pulaski County community of Pulaski.
    • Indiana
      • Pulaski County
      • This Pulaski is located in Pulaski County and lies 267 miles [429.7 km]<1> to the south southeast of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pulaski County community of Pulaski.
    • Iowa
      • Davis County
      • This Pulaski is located in Davis County and lies 342 miles [550.4 km]<1> to the southwest of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Davis County community of Pulaski.
    • Kentucky
      • Pulaski County
      • This Pulaski is located in Pulaski County and lies 548 miles [881.9 km]<1> to the south southeast of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pulaski County community of Pulaski.
    • Michigan
      • Jackson County
      • This Pulaski is located in Jackson County and lies 252 miles [405.6 km]<1> to the southeast of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Jackson County community of Pulaski.
    • Mississippi
      • Scott County
      • This Pulaski is located in Scott County and lies 859 miles [1,382.4 km]<1> to the south of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Scott County community of Pulaski.
    • Missouri
      • Ripley County
      • This Pulaski is located in Ripley County and lies 571 miles [918.9 km]<1> to the south southwest of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Ripley County community of Pulaski.
    • New York
      • Oswego County
      • This Pulaski is located in Oswego County and lies 604 miles [972 km]<1> to the east of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Oswego County community of Pulaski.
    • Ohio
      • Williams County
      • This Pulaski is located in Williams County and lies 288 miles [463.5 km]<1> to the southeast of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Williams County community of Pulaski.
    • Oklahoma
      • Creek County
      • This community is historic<3> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Oklahoma community of Pulaski [Creek County].
    • Pennsylvania
      • Beaver County
      • This Pulaski is located in Beaver County and lies 485 miles [780.5 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Beaver County community of Pulaski.
      • Lawrence County
      • This Pulaski is located in Lawrence County and lies 464 miles [746.7 km] to the east southeast of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Lawrence County community of Pulaski.
    • Tennessee
      • Giles County
      • This Pulaski is located in Giles County and lies 657 miles [1,057.3 km]<1> to the south of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Giles County community of Pulaski.
    • Texas
      • Panola County
      • This community is historic<3> and although located in Panola County, we don't know where within the county.
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Panola County community of Pulaski.
    • Virginia
      • Pulaski County
      • This Pulaski is located in Pulaski County and lies 654 miles [1,052.5 km]<1> to the southeast of the Pulaski that is located in Brown County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pulaski County community of Pulaski.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Pulaski ...

As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Advance [Shawano County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Advance
    • Advance [Shawano County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Pulaski
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Advance have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Advance
  • Chase [Oconto County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chase
    • Chase [Oconto County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Pulaski
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chase have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chase
  • Duck Creek [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duck Creek
    • Duck Creek [Brown County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Pulaski
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duck Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duck Creek
  • Green Valley [Shawano County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Valley
    • Green Valley [Shawano County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Pulaski
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Valley
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hobart [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hobart
      • Hobart [Brown County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south of Pulaski
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hobart have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobart
    • Howard [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howard
      • Howard [Brown County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Pulaski
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
    • Little Suamico [Oconto County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Suamico
      • Little Suamico [Oconto County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Pulaski
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Suamico have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Suamico
    • Rose Lawn [Shawano County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rose Lawn
      • Rose Lawn [Shawano County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Pulaski
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rose Lawn have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rose Lawn
    • Slab City [Shawano County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slab City
      • Slab City [Shawano County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Pulaski
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slab City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slab City
    • Tremble [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tremble
      • Tremble [Brown County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Pulaski
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tremble have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tremble

Notable Births & Deaths ...

This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Pulaski. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

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    • Anthony R. 'Tony' Canadeo     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Chicago (Illinois) on Monday May 5, 1919 and died in Green Bay (Wisconsin) on Saturday November 29, 2003 at the age of 84. He is buried at Allouez Catholic Cemetery (Brown County, Wisconsin).
      • Green Bay is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Pulaski.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Anthony R. 'Tony' Canadeo<5>
    • Earl 'Curly' Lambeau     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Green Bay (Wisconsin) on Saturday April 9, 1898 and died in Sturgeon Bay (Wisconsin) on Tueday June 1, 1965 at the age of 67. He is buried at Allouez Catholic Cemetery (Brown County, Wisconsin).
      • Green Bay is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Pulaski.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Earl 'Curly' Lambeau<5>
    • Dale Livingston     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Plymouth (Michigan) on Monday March 12, 1945 and died in Green Bay (Wisconsin) on Monday January 5, 2009 at the age of 63. He is buried at Allouez Catholic Cemetery (Brown County, Wisconsin).
      • Green Bay is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Pulaski.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Dale Livingston<5>
    • John Martinkovic     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Hamilton (Ohio) on Monday April 4, 1927 and died in Allouez (Wisconsin) on Thursday February 8, 2018 at the age of 90. He is buried at Allouez Catholic Cemetery (Brown County, Wisconsin).
      • Allouez is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast of Pulaski.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John Martinkovic<5>
    • Mike Michalske     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Cleveland (Ohio) on Friday April 24, 1903 and died in Green Bay (Wisconsin) on Wednesday October 26, 1983 at the age of 80. He is buried at Woodlawn Cemetery (Brown County, Wisconsin).
      • Green Bay is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Pulaski.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Mike Michalske<5>
    • Charles E. Sample     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Green Bay (Wisconsin) on Monday January 5, 1920 and died in Neenah (Wisconsin) on Tueday May 15, 2001 at the age of 81. He is buried at Riverside Cemetery (Outagamie County, Wisconsin).
      • Green Bay is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Pulaski.
      • Neenah is located 35 miles [56.3 km] to the south of Pulaski.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Charles E. Sample<5>

How Far From Pulaski to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a village such as Pulaski to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Pulaski and extending to:

  • View Our List ...
    • Green Bay, which is the Seat of Brown County and lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southeast. If you could walk a straight line from Pulaski to Green Bay, with an average speed<6> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take most of a day to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take four to five hours.
    • Madison, which is the State Capital of Wisconsin, lies 124 miles [199.6 km] to the south southwest (SSW). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take about two hours, a buggy would take 5 days and walking would take 7 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 700 miles [1,126.5 km] to the east southeast (ESE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 28 days and walking would take 40 days.
    • The shortest distance<7> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,069 miles [9,767.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,815 miles [10,967.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,709 miles [7,578.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<10>

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Brown County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pulaski. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Brown County: www.co.brown.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pulaski) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Pulaski. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PulaskiOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pulaski. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6709, Longitude: -88.2424    
<2>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Pulaski could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<3>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Pulaski, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<6>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<7>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Pulaski to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 314.802 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 312.146 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 308.033 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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