Lund, Wisconsin
Lund is an unincorporated community
Unincorporated area
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 located in two counties of the U.S. state
U.S. state
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 of Wisconsin
Wisconsin is a U.S. state located in the north-central United States and is part of the Midwest. It is bordered by Minnesota to the west, Iowa to the southwest, Illinois to the south, Lake Michigan to the east, Michigan to the northeast, and Lake Superior to the north. Wisconsin's capital is...

. It lies on the county line between Pepin County, in the town of Pepin
Pepin (town), Wisconsin
Pepin is a town in Pepin County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 580 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated communities of Barry Corner, Devils Corners, Hawkins Corners, and Lakeport are located in the town...

, and Pierce County
Pierce County, Wisconsin
Pierce County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of 2010, the population was 41,019. Its county seat is Ellsworth. Pierce County is part of the Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area .-Geography:...

, in the town of Maiden Rock
Maiden Rock (town), Wisconsin
Maiden Rock is a town in Pierce County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 589 at the 2000 census. The Village of Maiden Rock is located within the town. The unincorporated community of Warrentown is located in the town...

, in central western Wisconsin, along the junctions of county highways
County Trunk Highways (Wisconsin)
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 "SS", "CC" (formerly WIS 183), and "J". Lund is approximately nine miles northwest of Pepin
Pepin, Wisconsin
Pepin is a village in Pepin County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 837 at the 2010 census. The village is located within the Town of Pepin.-History:...

 and six miles northeast of Stockholm, Wisconsin
Stockholm, Wisconsin
Stockholm is a village in Pepin County, Wisconsin, United States, founded in 1854 by immigrants from Karlskoga, Sweden. The population was 97 at the 2000 census...



The community was named after Lund, Sweden

The birthplace of Laura Ingalls Wilder
Laura Ingalls Wilder
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, romanticized in her book Little House in the Big Woods
Little House in the Big Woods
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, is about one mile southeast of Lund, and is commemorated at the nearby Little House Wayside
Little House Wayside
The Little House Wayside is a rest area located in Pepin County, Wisconsin approximate seven miles northwest of Pepin, Wisconsin, in the town of Pepin, and approximately one mile southeast of Lund, on County Highway CC , on the plot where Laura Ingalls Wilder was born on February 7, 1867.The site...

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