Minneapolis in Hennepin County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Joseph N. Nicollet
— Saint Anthony Falls Heritage Trail —
Erected by the St. Anthony Falls Heritage Board.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Exploration. A significant historical year for this entry is 1836.
Location. 44° 59.129′ N, 93° 15.641′ W. Marker is in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in Hennepin County. Marker is on Merriam Street east of Wilder Street, on the right when traveling east. Marker is near the Nicollet Island Pavilion. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 40 Power Street, Minneapolis MN 55401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stepping Stone Between East and West (within shouting distance of this marker); Nicollet Island Businesses (within shouting distance of this marker); Eliza WinstonSymbols on the Skyline (about 700 feet away); The Church of Our Lady of Lourdes (approx. 0.2 miles away); Indians at the Falls (approx. 0.2 miles away); The House of John H. Stevens (approx. 0.2 miles away); William de la Barre (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Minneapolis.
Also see . . .
1. Joseph Nicollet. Wikipedia entry. "Nicollet led three expeditions exploring the Upper Mississippi, mostly in the area that is now Minnesota, but parts of North and South Dakota as well. Nicollet's name is applied to several places in the region he explored, including Nicollet Island, Nicollet Avenue in Minneapolis, Nicollet County and the city of Nicollet, all located in Minnesota." (Submitted on November 27, 2010.)
2. Flickr. Photos of the Bell of Two Friends. (Submitted on November 27, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 27, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 761 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 27, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.