New Prague in Scott County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
The City of New Prague
— Est. 1992 —
Minnesota Department of Transportation's Community Roadside
Landscaping Partnership Program.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational Areas • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1856.
Location. 44° 32.64′ N, 93° 35.039′ W. Marker is in New Prague, Minnesota, in Scott County. Marker is on 4th Avenue Northwest (State Highway 21) just north of Main Street West (Colvill Memorial Highway) (State Highway 13/19), on the right when traveling north. Marker is located beside Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Prague MN 56071, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Northside Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); Greenway Park (approx. one mile away); Reverend Emil Polášek (approx. 7.3 miles away); Nachbar Donated Site (approx. 8.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 10 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 10.1 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 10.4 miles away); The Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration (approx. 10˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Prague.
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Also see . . . Anton Philipp (Find A Grave).
Anton Philipp, arrived here in 1856 in what was then a wilderness. He was joined by a group of pioneers who later arrived from Bohemia. Coming here from Indiana at the age of 35, Mr. Philipp built his first log cabin on the bank of the creek north of the present New Prague Creamery site. The cabin was described as being 20 feet long and 10 feet wide and containing two rooms. The logs still had the bark on them, and there was a dirt floor. The roof consisted of a layer of dirt over(Submitted on November 19, 2022, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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