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Parkston in Hutchinson County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Parkston Athletic Park

 
 
Parkston Athletic Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 30, 2018
1. Parkston Athletic Park Marker
Inscription.  

Improved By
City of Parkston
and
Works Progress Administration
Project Number 2974
1938

City Officials
Mayor - W.A. Koehn

Councilmen
M. Hohenthaner
Fred Ceidel
H.K. Meisenhoelder
Edward E. Blum
J.J. Weidenbach
Albert Fergen

Park Designer - E.D. Carpentier

 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational AreasSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1938.
 
Location. 43° 23.646′ N, 97° 58.672′ W. Marker is in Parkston, South Dakota, in Hutchinson County. Marker can be reached from Othella St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Parkston SD 57366, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Soldiers Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Hutchinson County, South Dakota Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker);
Parkston Athletic Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 30, 2018
2. Parkston Athletic Park Marker
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Original Site of New Home Lutheran Church (approx. 14.4 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 3, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 1, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 76 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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