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Florence in Douglas County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The Florence Mill

1846

 
 
The Florence Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 8, 2015
1. The Florence Mill Marker
Inscription. On this lot stands the old mill build during the westward migration of the Mormons. Purchased by Jacob Weber in 1860. Now owned by his descendants.
 
Erected 1931 by Major isaac Sadler Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 20.61′ N, 95° 57.758′ W. Marker is in Florence, Nebraska, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of McKinley Street and 30th Street, on the left when traveling east on McKinley Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Omaha NE 68112, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Florence Mill (here, next to this marker); The Road to Zion (within shouting distance of this marker); The Mormon Pioneer Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Meeting House for the Saints (about 400 feet away); From Indian Lands to the Golden Gate (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Little Town That Dreamed of Greatness
The Florence Mill image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 8, 2015
2. The Florence Mill
(approx. 0.4 miles away); The Bank of Florence (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mormon Pioneer Memorial Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
The Florence Mill image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 8, 2015
3. The Florence Mill
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 200 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 10, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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