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Near Belvidere in Jackson County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Laura Ingalls Wilder - De Smet

South Dakota

 
 
Laura Ingalls Wilder - De Smet Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
1. Laura Ingalls Wilder - De Smet Marker
Inscription.  The prairie town of De Smet was the childhood home of children's book author, Laura Ingalls Wilder. The town was the backdrop for several of Wilder's books. Each July, a live, outdoor pageant is held to depict one of her books.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicSettlements & SettlersWomen.
 
Location. 43° 50.517′ N, 101° 13.933′ W. Marker is near Belvidere, South Dakota, in Jackson County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 90 2 miles east of Main Street (State Highway 63), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belvidere SD 57521, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Purple Heart Memorial Highway (approx. 1.6 miles away).
 
Laura Ingalls Wilder - De Smet Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
2. Laura Ingalls Wilder - De Smet Marker
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By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
3. Laura Ingalls Wilder - De Smet Marker
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By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
4. Belvidere Rest Area
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 24 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 6, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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