Henderson in Sibley County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Joseph R. Brown State Monument
1805 — 1870
Erected 1910 by the State of Minnesota. (Marker Number 14.)
Location. 44° 31.626′ N, 93° 54.833′ W. Marker is in Henderson, Minnesota, in Sibley County. Marker can be reached from Fort Road 0.3 miles west of Main Street (Minnesota Highway 19), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Monument is in Brown Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Henderson MN 56044, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); August F. Poehler House (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Other Day (approx. ¼ mile away); Meet Joseph R. Brown (approx. 0.3 miles away); A place of big plans and broken dreams... (approx. 0.3 miles away); Joseph R. Brown Minnesota River Center (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Jude's Episcopal Church Congregation (approx. 0.3 miles away); The U.S.–Dakota War of 1862 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Henderson.
More about this marker. This monument was the fourteenth of 23 state monuments
Also see . . . Joseph R. Brown. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on January 7, 2014.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 7, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 263 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on January 7, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.