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Vivian in Lyman County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

World's Only Corn Palace - Mitchell

 
 
World's Only Corn Palace - Mitchell Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
1. World's Only Corn Palace - Mitchell Marker
Inscription.  Mitchell is home to the World's Only Corn Palace. It was originally constructed in 1892 to celebrate the harvest and stimulate the economic growth of the community. Today, visitors can still enjoy celebrations at the Corn Palace and can continue to see the annually changing murals made of corn, sorghum, milo and native grasses.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places.
 
Location. 43° 54.691′ N, 100° 11.981′ W. Marker is in Vivian, South Dakota, in Lyman County. Marker is on I-90 E, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vivian SD 57576, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civilian Conservation Corps Camp (a few steps from this marker); Purple Heart Memorial Highway (a few steps from this marker); Medicine Creek Rest Area (approx. 2.7 miles away); How Come They Called it Presho (approx. 7.2 miles away); Lyman County, South Dakota Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.2 miles away).
 
World's Only Corn Palace - Mitchell Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
2. World's Only Corn Palace - Mitchell Marker
Medicine Creek Rest Area image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
3. Medicine Creek Rest Area
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 25 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 6, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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