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Lemmon in Perkins County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Ole S. Quammen

In Memory of

 
 
Ole S. Quammen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, August 15, 2017
1. Ole S. Quammen Marker
Inscription.  

father of Mrs. Harry C. Olson,
the creator and donor of this,
the world's largest
Petrified Wood Park of its kind.

Mr. Quammen's picture is displayed in the museum.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Parks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 45° 56.377′ N, 102° 9.52′ W. Marker is in Lemmon, South Dakota, in Perkins County. Marker can be reached from Main Ave. The marker is near the Petrified Wood Mueseum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 417 Main Ave, Lemmon SD 57638, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hugh Glass - Adventurer (approx. 14.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Petrified Wood Park, Lemmon, South Dakota. (Submitted on January 24, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota.)
 
Ole S. Quammen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, August 15, 2017
2. Ole S. Quammen Marker
Petrified Wood Park image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, August 15, 2017
3. Petrified Wood Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 24, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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