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Ole Bull's Colony
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie
N 41° 39.657 W 077° 49.310
18T E 265054 N 4615980
Quick Description: A maker dedicated to Ole Bull, Norway’s first international superstar!
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 2/2/2008 3:44:25 PM
Waymark Code: WM3365
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
Views: 38

Long Description:
Old Bull's Colony

The 11,144 acres of land within the tract acquired by the noted Norwegian violinist in 1852 were SE of here. Here were village sites, New Norway, Oleona, New Bergen, Walhalla, and Ole Bull's Castle.
Marker Name: Ole Bull's Colony

County: Potter

Date Dedicated: 08/19/1947

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: Pa. 44 in Cherry Springs State Park

Category: Government & Politics, Ethnic & Immigration, Government & Politics 19th Century

Website: [Web Link]

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