Minnesota River Steamboating
During the heyday of steamboating at Mankato, boats based at St. Paul carried settlers and provisions upstream. Down river boats usually transported wheat and passengers.
The Anthony Wayne Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution dedicates this plaque in observance of their 100 years of service to the nation, September 18, 1999.
Erected 1999 by Anthony Wayne Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
Location. 44° 10.094′ N, 94° 0.217′ W. Marker is in Mankato, Minnesota, in Blue Earth County. On the Minnesota River Trail, accessible from the intersection of Main St. and Riverfront Dr. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mankato MN 56001, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 4, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 3, 2019, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. This page has been viewed 98 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 3, 2019, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.