Aberdeen in Brown County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Dacotah Prairie Museum
Placed on the
OF HISTORIC PLACES
By the United States
Department of the Interior
Location. 45° 27.857′ N, 98° 29.264′ W. Marker is in Aberdeen, South Dakota, in Brown County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street and 1st Ave. SW, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Aberdeen SD 57401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. GROW! Aberdeen, SD - Absolutely! Aberdeen (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brown County (South Dakota) Courthouse (about 300 feet away); The Great Northern Railroad Depot (about 500 feet away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); South Dakota Boy's State (approx. 0.9 miles away); Aberdeen, South Dakota Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); Andrew Melgaard (approx. 1.3 miles away); F.W. Sallet and the Dakota Freie Presse (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aberdeen.
Also see . . .
1. Dacotah Prairie Museum Building History. The Northwestern National Bank was constructed in 1888-1889 by Henry Marple. The building was sold in 1944 to F.W. Hatterscheidt, P.A. Bradbury and Herman Pickus who in 1970 donated it to Brown County to be used as a Museum. The building was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. (Submitted on March 7, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota.)
2. Dacotah Prairie Museum. (Submitted on March 7, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 8, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 7, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.