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Nashotah Mission Historical Marker
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus
N 43° 04.922 W 088° 25.604
16T E 383863 N 4770912
Quick Description: Nashotah Mission Historical Marker on the grounds of the Nashotah House at the corner of Mission Rd and Mission Ave in Delafield, WI
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 8/20/2007 9:10:10 AM
Waymark Code: WM21HN
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Cheeseheads
Views: 20

Long Description:
Text on the marker reads:
"Inspired by Bishop Jackson Kemper, James Lloyd Breck and his companions founded Nashotah Mission as a center for the Episcopal Church's work in Wisconsin Territory. Preparation of candidates for the priesthood quickly became a major task, to meet the needs of the Church on the frontier. The Blue House, built in 1842, was the community's home. In the Red Chapel, built in 1843, prayer and Sacrament gave the strength and courage required for apostolic achievement.

Erected 1968"

The best parking spot is at N 43 4.965 88 25.575
County: Waukesha

Location: Other

MarkerID: 160

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