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Saint Paul in Ramsey County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Site of First School Patrol Crossing in the World

February 17th, 1921

 
 
Site of First School Patrol Crossing in the World Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 6, 2014
1. Site of First School Patrol Crossing in the World Marker Detail
Inscription.

Originated by Sister Carmela Hanggi
Principal, Cathedral School
Dedicated June 6th, 1973
to all School Patrol members
in Minnesota since 1921

 
Erected 1973.
 
Location. 44° 56.83′ N, 93° 6.459′ W. Marker is in Saint Paul, Minnesota, in Ramsey County. Marker is at the intersection of Summit Avenue and Dayton Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Summit Avenue. Click for map. Marker is attached to the flagpole in Cathedral Hill Park, east opposite the Cathedral of Saint Paul. Marker is at or near this postal address: 215 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul MN 55102, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cathedral of Saint Paul Cornerstone (within shouting distance of this marker); Cathedral of Saint Paul (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Paul Civil War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Summit–Selby Neighborhood (about 400 feet away); James J. Hill / The James J. Hill House (about 800 feet away); Freedom House Station 51 (approx.
Site of First School Patrol Crossing in the World Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 6, 2014
2. Site of First School Patrol Crossing in the World Marker
0.4 miles away); "Spiral for Justice" Roy Wilkins Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Charles A. Lindbergh (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Saint Paul.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Saint Paul School Police: A Tradition of Safety and Service. (Submitted on December 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Minnesota History Center Entry on Religious Orders Which Includes Info on Sister Carmela Hanggi. (Submitted on December 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet & Consociates. (Submitted on December 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Education
 
Site of First School Patrol Crossing in the World Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 6, 2014
3. Site of First School Patrol Crossing in the World Marker
Looking north toward Civil War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 206 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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