Duluth in Saint Louis County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Edgar A. Culbertson
Erected by the people of Duluth.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 46° 46.795′ N, 92° 5.5′ W. Marker is in Duluth, Minnesota, in Saint Louis County. Marker can be reached from Canal Park Drive, on the left when traveling south. Marker is east of the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center, set on a concrete pedestal on the north wall of the north breakwater pier. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Duluth MN 55802, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lewis G. Castle (here, next to this marker); Dedicated to Davis Helberg (a few steps from this marker); United States Merchant Marine / U.S. Navy Armed Guard Northwoods Sailors (within shouting distance of this marker); McDougall Patent Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker); Capstan (within shouting distance of this marker); Modern Ship Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker); Canal (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Duluth.
Also see . . .
1. Duluth Remembers Massive Storm. (Submitted on October 1, 2007, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.)
2. Coast Guard Medal Award Citations. "CULBERTSON, Edgar Allen, Boatswain’s Mate First Class, USCG (Posthumous Award) Date of Action: 30 April 1967 Date of Award: 17 August 1967 For heroism on the evening of April 30, 1967 while engaged in searching..." (Submitted on June 14, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.)
I am from Duluth, MN; born and raised. Just thought I would let you know I was down at the canal when the Halverson
— Submitted June 10, 2008.
Additional keywords. Halverson brothers, Three Brothers Chapel, Duluth Ship Canal Park, USCG, Coast Guard
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 30, 2007, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 3,591 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 30, 2007, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.