Near Carpenter in Mitchell County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Deer Creek Lutheran Church Bell
In Memory Of Herman Brown
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Historic Bells 🔔 series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1869.
Location. 43° 25.753′ N, 93° 1.441′ W. Marker is near Carpenter, Iowa, in Mitchell County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Zinnia Avenue and 460th Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the Deer Creek Lutheran Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4598 Zinnia Avenue, Carpenter IA 50426, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Severson (approx. 0.8 miles away); St. Ansgar Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.4 miles away); Worth County Courthouse Cannon (approx. 9.8 Swensrud School (approx. 9.8 miles away); Former Worth County Courthouse, 1880 (approx. 9.8 miles away); First National Bank (approx. 9.9 miles away); Index Building (approx. 9.9 miles away); Paramount Building (approx. 9.9 miles away).
Also see . . . St. Ansgar, Iowa. "The St. Ansgar church, congregation and town served as a center for the dispersion of Norwegian settlers north across the border into Minnesota and on into western Iowa from the mid-1850s into the late 1870s." (Submitted on March 11, 2009.)
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