Near Willmar in Kandiyohi County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Whitefield Town Site
the State of Minnesota through the Minnesota Historical Society from the Arts and
Cultural Heritage Fund and the Kandiyohi County
Erected by the Kandiyohi County Historical Society, with funds from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 45° 4.006′ N, 95° 2.397′ W. Marker is near Willmar, Minnesota, in Kandiyohi County. Marker is on 60th Avenue Southeast 0.1 miles east of U.S. 71, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Willmar MN 56201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kandiyohi County Indian History (approx. 3.7 miles away); "Kandiyohi" (approx. 3.7 miles away); Great Northern Railway Engine No. 2523 (approx. 4.2 miles away); Geology of the Willmar Region (approx. 4.2 miles away); Veterans War Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Robbins Island (approx. 4.4 miles away); C.C.C. Worker (approx. 4.7 miles away); Veteran's Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Willmar.
More about this marker. The marker has the Historic Site seal of the Kandiyohi County Historical Society · 1895.
Also see . . .
1. Edwin Whitefield. Minnesota Historical Society. (Submitted on December 2, 2014.)
2. Mirror of History. Willmar history. (Submitted on December 2, 2014.)
3. Edwin Whitefield Settlers' Artist. Minnesota Historical Society. (Submitted on December 2, 2014.)
4. The Winterthur Library. Edwin Whitefield Collection. (Submitted on December 2, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 2, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 2, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.