Chaska in Carver County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Jonathan in Chaska
Dedicated October 13, 2001
Location. 44° 49.194′ N, 93° 36.178′ W. Marker is in Chaska, Minnesota, in Carver County. Marker is at the intersection of North Chestnut Street (State Highway 41) and Hundertmark Road, on the left when traveling north on North Chestnut Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chaska MN 55318, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brinkhaus Livery Stable (approx. 2.3 miles away); City Square Park (approx. 2.3 miles away); Little Rapids Fur Post (approx. 2.6 miles away); Van De Veire Knoll (approx. 3.9 miles away); Trinity Lutheran Church (approx. 4 miles away); Funk Hardware Store (approx. 4 miles away); Church by-the River, Presbyterian Church (approx. 4.1 miles away); Minnesota Valley Oil Co. (approx. 4.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chaska.
Also see . . .
1. Jonathan, Minnesota. (Submitted on October 19, 2012.)
2. Chaska, Minnesota. Wikipedia entry. "In 1776, Jonathan Carver explored the lands along the Minnesota River and chronicled his journeys." (Submitted on October 19, 2012.)
3. Jonathan Carver. Wikipedia entry. "Carver, Minnesota and Carver County, Minnesota were named in honor of Jonathan Carver for his exploration and mapping of the region." (Submitted on October 19, 2012.)
4. About Chaska Minnesota. History. "The name 'Chaska' is derived from a Dakota word often given as a name to the first born male child." (Submitted on October 19, 2012.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 102 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.