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Saint Paul in Ramsey County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Jacob Fahlstrom

 
 
Jacob Fahlstrom Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 27, 2014
1. Jacob Fahlstrom Marker
Inscription.

In memory of
the first Swedish settler
in Minnesota
Jacob Fahlstrom
Fur Trader – Mail Carrier
Missionary
1793 – 1857
who farmed in this
region before 1838
Erected and dedicated by the
Minnesota Swedish Pioneer
Centennial Committee and
Svenskarnas Dag of
Saint Paul and Minneapolis
June 26, 1948

 
Erected 1948 by Minnesota Swedish Pioneer Centennial Committee and Svenskarnas Dag of Saint Paul and Minneapolis.
 
Location. 44° 56.745′ N, 93° 5.314′ W. Marker is in Saint Paul, Minnesota, in Ramsey County. Marker is at the intersection of Kellogg Boulevard East and Robert Street North, on the right when traveling east on Kellogg Boulevard East. Touch for map. Monument is in Culture Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 122 Kellogg Boulevard East, Saint Paul MN 55101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Reverend Lucien Galtier (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet (about 300 feet away); Endicott Building (about 500 feet away); History of Saint Paul
Jacob Fahlstrom Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 27, 2014
2. Jacob Fahlstrom Marker
(about 500 feet away); Pioneer Building (about 500 feet away); Union Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Welcome to Union Depot Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lambert's Landing (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saint Paul.
 
Also see . . .
1. Jacob Fahlstrom Gravesite. (Submitted on August 29, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Jacob Fahlstrom Bio. (Submitted on August 29, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Jacob Fahlstrom Bio. (Submitted on August 29, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Jacob Fahlstrom Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 27, 2014
3. Jacob Fahlstrom Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 29, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 29, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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