Near Granite Falls in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected by Minnesota Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian. A significant historical year for this entry is 1860.
Location. 44° 44.137′ N, 95° 27.298′ W. Marker is near Granite Falls, Minnesota, in Yellow Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5908 MN-67, Granite Falls MN 56241, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Yellow Medicine City (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Employee Duplex No. 2 (about 600 feet away); The Manual Labor School (about 600 feet away); Employee Duplexes No. 1 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Upper Sioux Agency (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Annuity Center/Warehouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Upper (Or Yellow Medicine) Sioux Agency (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mazomani (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Granite Falls.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Dakota War of 1862. (Submitted on July 29, 2020, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2020, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 95 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 29, 2020, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.
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