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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Reads Landing, Minnesota

 
Clickable Map of Wabasha County, Minnesota and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Wabasha County, MN (17) Goodhue County, MN (24) Olmsted County, MN (10) Winona County, MN (19) Buffalo County, WI (8) Pepin County, WI (6)  WabashaCounty(17) Wabasha County (17)  GoodhueCounty(24) Goodhue County (24)  OlmstedCounty(10) Olmsted County (10)  WinonaCounty(19) Winona County (19)  BuffaloCountyWisconsin(8) Buffalo County (8)  PepinCounty(6) Pepin County (6)
Location of Reads Landing, Minnesota
    Wabasha County (17)
    Goodhue County (24)
    Olmsted County (10)
    Winona County (19)
    Buffalo County, Wisconsin (8)
    Pepin County, Wisconsin (6)
 
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1Minnesota (Wabasha County), Reads Landing — Lake Pepin
"City dwellers need go no farther than this if they seek romantic solitude,” wrote panorama artist Henry Lewis in 1848. “One cannot imagine a more lovely expanse of water than Lake Pepin in quiet, clear weather, and no wilder scene than . . . Map (db m45318) HM
2Minnesota (Wabasha County), Reads Landing — WB-PEP-012 — Lake Pepin
Lake Pepin occupies the Mississippi Valley above this point for a distance of 22 miles. The lake is formed by the delta of the Chippewa River which enters the Mississippi directly east of this site. The Chippewa, a relatively small river, has a . . . Map (db m45700) HM
3Minnesota (Wabasha County), Reads Landing — The River of Rafts — Great River Road Minnesota —
This was once one of the busiest stretches on the Upper Mississippi River. Between 1830 and 1915, lumber companies in western Wisconsin floated millions of pine logs and pieces of cut lumber down the Chippewa River, which enters the Mississippi . . . Map (db m52718) HM
 
 
  
  
 
May. 11, 2021