Jefferson in Union County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Grasshopper Cross Dedication Plaque
Erected 1966 by Regina Bernard in Memory of her father, Pierre U. Bernard and South Dakota State Historical Society. (Marker Number 402.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Disasters • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the South Dakota State Historical Society Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1876.
Location. 42° 36.225′ N, 96° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 402 Main St, Jefferson SD 57038, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Peter's Church Jefferson (a few steps from this marker); Postmasters Jefferson (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Flour Mill in Dakota (about 600 feet away); Twelve Mile House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fourteen Mile House (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Grasshopper Cross (approx. 4.6 miles away); From Settlement to State Park (approx. 5.4 miles away in Iowa); Geology Wonders (approx. 5.4 miles away in Iowa). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jefferson.
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 14, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 28, 2016, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 548 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on September 3, 2021, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. Photos: 1. submitted on January 12, 2022. 2, 3. submitted on February 28, 2016, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. 4. submitted on January 12, 2022. 5, 6. submitted on February 28, 2016, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.