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Duluth in St. Louis County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Fond du Lac – Minnesota

 
 
Fond du Lac – Minnesota Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
1. Fond du Lac – Minnesota Marker


Inscription.
Site of Ojibway Village
from earliest known period
Daniel Greysolon, Sieur du Luth
was here in 1679
Astor's American Fur Company
established a trading post
on this spot about 1817
First Ojibway Treaty in Minnesota
made here in 1826

This monument was erected by
The Daughters of
the American Revolution
Duluth, Minnesota
September 21, 1922
[DAR insignia]

 
Erected 1922 by The Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 46° 39.573′ N, 92° 16.677′ W. Marker is in Duluth, Minnesota, in St. Louis County. Marker is on 133rd Avenue West south of West 2nd Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at a small historical park by the Saint Louis River. Marker is in this post office area: Duluth MN 55808, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fond du Lac (approx. ¼ mile away); Josiah B. Scovell (approx. 3.5 miles away); Henry C. Hornby
Fond du Lac – Minnesota Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
2. Fond du Lac – Minnesota Marker
(approx. 3.5 miles away); Geology of Minnesota (approx. 3.5 miles away); Minnesota’s Seaport / Welcome to Minnesota (approx. 5.9 miles away); Geology of Duluth Harbor (approx. 5.9 miles away); The Gate (approx. 5.9 miles away); Gonyea, Verville and National Guardsmen Memorial (approx. 6.2 miles away).
 
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Sign at Park image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
3. Sign at Park
Historical Park
A gift from the Duluth Minnesota
Daughters of the American Revolution
Daughters of Liberty Chapter
Greysolon du Lhut Chapter
Historical Park image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
4. Historical Park
Upriver from Park image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
5. Upriver from Park
Wisconsin is in the distance.
Downriver from Park image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
6. Downriver from Park
Wisconsin is in the distance.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 581 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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