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Near Carpenter in Mitchell County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Deer Creek Lutheran Church Bell

 
 
Deer Creek Lutheran Church Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, July 22, 2008
1. Deer Creek Lutheran Church Bell Marker
Inscription. This bell has called people to Godís house to worship since 1869. It was first purchased and used by First Lutheran Church of St. Ansgar. In 1893 they gave it to Deer Creek Lutheran Church where it continued its call of worship across the countryside until 1970.

In Memory Of Herman Brown
 
Location. 43° 25.753′ N, 93° 1.441′ W. Marker is near Carpenter, Iowa, in Mitchell County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Zinnia Avenue and 460th Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at the Deer Creek Lutheran Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4598 Zinnia Avenue, Carpenter IA 50426, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Severson (approx. 0.8 miles away); Worth County Courthouse Cannon (approx. 9.8 miles away); Swensrud School (approx. 9.8 miles away); Former Worth County Courthouse, 1880 (approx. 9.8 miles away); First National Bank (approx. 9.9 miles away); Index Building (approx. 9.9 miles away); Paramount Building (approx. 9.9 miles away); Amundson-Grosland Building (approx. 9.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  St. Ansgar, Iowa. "The St. Ansgar church, congregation
Deer Creek Lutheran Church Bell and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, July 22, 2008
2. Deer Creek Lutheran Church Bell and Marker
and town served as a center for the dispersion of Norwegian settlers north across the border into Minnesota and on into western Iowa from the mid-1850s into the late 1870s." (Submitted on March 11, 2009.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Deer Creek Lutheran Church image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, July 22, 2008
3. Deer Creek Lutheran Church
Marker is at the left side of the photo.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,323 times since then and 93 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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