Hiawatha in Minneapolis in Hennepin County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
George Washington Bi-Centennial Tree
This tablet placed
April 27 1934
By Halvarson-Bowers Aux' 187
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Erected 1934 by Halvarson-Bowers Aux' 187 Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Patriots & Patriotism. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 27, 1849.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 44° 54.888′ N, 93° 12.637′ W. Marker was in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in Hennepin County. It was in Hiawatha. Marker could be reached from Minnehaha Avenue south of East Minnehaha Parkway, on the left when traveling south. Marker is located near the Minnehaha Falls Pergola Garden in Minnehaha Park. Touch for map. Marker was at or near this postal address: 4900 Minnehaha Avenue South, Minneapolis MN 55417, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Gunnar Wennerberg (within shouting distance of this marker); Minnehaha Depot President Lyndon B. Johnson (about 300 feet away); Geology of Minnesota (about 300 feet away); Col. John H. Stevens (about 400 feet away); John Harrington Stevens House (about 400 feet away); 1–Main Entrance Minnehaha Lower Glen (about 400 feet away); 3 – Master Map (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Minneapolis.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 12, 2023. It was originally submitted on March 21, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,631 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 21, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 4. submitted on September 22, 2016, by Karen Cooper of Minneapolis, Minnesota. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.