Sioux Falls in Minnehaha County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Helen Gale McKennan
1841 - 1906
speculator in Sioux Falls,
recognized a need for
city parks. She donated
her home and 20 acres of
adjacent land in 1906 to
become what is now
known as McKennan Park.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational Areas • Women.
Location. 43° 31.823′ N, 96° 43.363′ W. Marker is in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, in Minnehaha County. Marker is located in McKennan Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1400 S 3rd Ave, Sioux Falls SD 57105, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sioux Falls Municipal Band (within shouting distance of this marker); Lady Liberty (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pillars of the Nation (about 800 feet away); Lost Bird (approx. 0.6 miles away); From Glory to Glory (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Old Yankton Trail and Stage Road (approx. ¾ mile away); AAUW Sioux Falls Branch (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Government Building (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sioux Falls.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 28, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 28, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 190 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 28, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.