to commemorate the one hundred fiftieth anniversary of the first session of Congress and the inauguration of the first President of the United States
This tree was planted by Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark as a Sesquicentennial Tree
April 22, 1939
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Horticulture & Forestry. A significant historical date for this entry is April 22, 1939.
Location. 44° 56.814′ N, 93° 12.259′ W. Marker is in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in Hennepin County. It is in Cooper. Marker is on West River Parkway south of Lake Street, on the right when traveling south. The marker is on a low boulder, next to the walkway leading to the Danish American Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3030 W River Pkwy, Minneapolis MN 55406, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sri Chinmoy Peace Bridge (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Roar of Waterfall, Rush of Rapids (approx. ¼ mile away); Mississippi River
More about this marker. By late summer this marker can be entirely obscured by foliage.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 12, 2023. It was originally submitted on September 19, 2020, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 19, 2020, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.