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Mt. Vernon in Linn County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The Old Military Road

Dubuque to the Northern Boundary of Missouri

 
 
The Old Military Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 12, 2016
1. The Old Military Road Marker
Inscription. This highway is the Old Military Road from Dubuque to the northern boundary of Missouri authorized by Congress 1839
 
Erected 1937 by Iowa Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 55.112′ N, 91° 25.221′ W. Marker is in Mt. Vernon, Iowa, in Linn County. Marker is on South First Avenue (Iowa Route 1), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 508 1st Avenue South, Mount Vernon IA 52314, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Abbe (approx. 2.3 miles away); Freedom Flame (approx. 12.1 miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Daughters of the American Revolution
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
The Old Military Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 12, 2016
2. The Old Military Road Marker
Full view of marker, in lawn by roadside
The Old Military Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 12, 2016
3. The Old Military Road Marker
Marker can be seen at a distance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 101 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on August 15, 2016.
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