Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
 
 

Sanborn County South Dakota Historical Markers

 
Forestburg Roadside Park Marker image, Touch for more information
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, February 21, 2016
Forestburg Roadside Park Marker
South Dakota (Sanborn County), Forestburg — Forestburg Roadside ParkAlong the Old Dacotah Trail
Long before the white man, an Indian Trail from the sanctuary at Pipestone Quarry to the "Three Rivers of the Sioux" near Ft. Thompson passed closely by. The whiteman's first road in Dakota, the Ft. Ridgely & South Pass Wagon Road, forded the James . . . — Map (db m92696) HM
South Dakota (Sanborn County), Forestburg — Ruskin Park1/2 Mile South
Ruskin Park was synonymous with excitement, entertainment and romance from its inception. The area's first pioneers settled along the James River near here in 1873. The Santee and Rodee families homesteaded south of here near a large grove . . . — Map (db m126721) HM

2 markers matched your search criteria.  
  
  
  
 
Paid Advertisement We are suspending Amazon.com advertising until they remove an ad for a certain book from circulation. A word in the book’s title has given rise to number of complaints. The word is inappropriate in school classroom settings.