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Mansfield in Brown County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

John Mansfield

 
 
John Mansfield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, September 29, 2015
1. John Mansfield Marker
Inscription.
John Mansfield
Founder
Mansfield Dak Territory
1882

 
Erected by City of Mansfield.
 
Location. 45° 14.592′ N, 98° 33.792′ W. Marker is in Mansfield, South Dakota, in Brown County. Marker is on N. 2nd St. 0.1 miles north of E. Main St., on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in a park in center of town. The nearby building has notoriety since Lawrence Welk Played there. Marker is in this post office area: Mansfield SD 57460, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. F.W. Sallet and the Dakota Freie Presse (approx. 14.5 miles away); Andrew Melgaard (approx. 14.6 miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Mansfield, South Dakota
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Lawrence Welk Played Here image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, September 29, 2015
2. Lawrence Welk Played Here
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2015, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 161 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 12, 2015, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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