Bloomington in Hennepin County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Pond Dakota Mission Park
We invite you to explore this park throughout the year to learn more about the life and times of Gideon and Samuel Pond, the Dakota people and the missionaries who worked with the Dakota people during the mid-nineteenth century. Step back in time in the 1856 Gideon and Agnes Pond House and see what life was like in early Bloomington.
Location. 44° 48.917′ N, 93° 16.377′ W. Marker is in Bloomington, Minnesota, in Hennepin County. Marker is on East 104th Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Under wooden shelter at park entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 104th St E, Minneapolis MN 55420, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dakota Missions on the Frontier (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Missionaries to the Dakota (about 600 feet away); Pond Family Heritage Timeline (about 600 feet away); Changing Landscapes (about 800 feet away); Gideon and Agnes Pond House (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1856 Federal Style Gideon H. Pond House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Samuel W. and Gideon H. Pond (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oak Grove Mission (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bloomington.
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2018, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. This page has been viewed 54 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 19, 2018, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.