Tag: History & Culture in Highland

  • Louis Latzer Homestead

    The founder of the Pet Milk Company built this house that was one of the first with electricity and running water inside. Home to annual festivals celebrating early farm life. Visits are by appointment and during events.

  • Bosshard Monument

    The Bosshard Monument stands as a tribute to Swiss poet Heinrich Bosshard, who wrote Semparcherlied here in the 1850’s. Poet, history and German culture enthusiasts should plan to see the Bosshard Monument on their next adventures in ILLINOISouth.