New Ulm in Brown County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Somsen Hitching Post
Erected 1985 by Ann & Henry N. Somsen, Jr., generous supporters of the New Ulm Public Library.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1916.
Location. 44° 18.791′ N, 94° 27.676′ W. Marker is in New Ulm, Minnesota, in Brown County. Marker is on North Broadway (State Highway 15 / 68) south of 1st North Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is at the New Ulm Public Library. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17 North Broadway, New Ulm MN 56073, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Two Battles of New Ulm (a few steps from this marker); Arbeiter Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Guardians of the Past (within shouting distance of this marker); New Ulm (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S. Post Office (about 300 feet away); Frederick Forster Building Forster Building (about 400 feet away); John Lind Home (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Ulm.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 618 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 13, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.