Duluth in St. Louis County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Fond du Lac – Minnesota
from earliest known period
Daniel Greysolon, Sieur du Luth
was here in 1679
Astor's American Fur Company
established a trading post
on this spot about 1817
First Ojibway Treaty in Minnesota
made here in 1826
This monument was erected by
The Daughters of
the American Revolution
September 21, 1922
Erected 1922 by The Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 46° 39.573′ N, 92° 16.677′ W. Marker is in Duluth, Minnesota, in St. Louis County. Marker is on 133rd Avenue West south of West 2nd Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at a small historical park by the Saint Louis River. Marker is in this post office area: Duluth MN 55808, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fond du Lac (approx. ¼ mile away); Josiah B. Scovell (approx. 3½ miles away); Henry C. Hornby Geology of Minnesota (approx. 3½ miles away); Minnesota’s Seaport / Welcome to Minnesota (approx. 5.9 miles away); Geology of Duluth Harbor (approx. 5.9 miles away); The Gate (approx. 5.9 miles away); Gonyea, Verville and National Guardsmen Memorial (approx. 6.2 miles away).
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