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Minnesota Historical MarkersYellow Medicine City

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Yellow Medicine County was created by legislative act on March 6, 1871. This act was approved by the voters in November 1871.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/9/2007

last visited: 11/6/2009

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Minnesota Historical MarkersThe Battle of Woodlake ~ September 23, 1862

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The Battle of Wood Lake was a battle in the Dakota War of 1862 in September. By that time in the Dakota War of 1862, the Sioux offensive had slowed considerably, and the Minnesota forces were beginning to implement a plan formulated by Governor Alexander Ramsey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/9/2007

last visited: 7/14/2010

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Minnesota Historical MarkersHinckley Fire of 1894

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The story of the Hinckley fire of September 1, 1894, is a tragic saga of destruction, terror, courage, heroism, and death.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member beagle39z

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/8/2007

last visited: 7/10/2012

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Minnesota Historical MarkersAvoca

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Avoca is a city in Murray County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 146 at the 2000 census

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 10/28/2006

last visited: 8/27/2007

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Minnesota Historical MarkersMedical Pioneers of Minnesota

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I found this marker at the westbound I-90 rest area west of Rochester.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/16/2006

last visited: 9/18/2006

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Minnesota Historical MarkersThe Benedictines in Minnesota

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A marker on eastbound I-94 rest area west of Avon, near Big Spunk Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/16/2006

last visited: 10/27/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersPolk county history

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A brief history of the naming of Polk county.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WFKellers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/27/2006

last visited: 6/25/2010

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Minnesota Historical MarkersRibbons of Steel - I35 Rest Area South, Forest Lake, Minnesota

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Historical marker located in rest area on I-35 south, located near Forest Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/15/2006

last visited: 7/13/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersWelcome to Minnesota

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Historical marker located in rest area on north bound side of I-35 as entering Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/14/2006

last visited: 11/9/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersMinnesota's Roads

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Historical marker commemorating the history of Minnesota road constuction. This marker is located at a rest area on I-35 north, just north of the Iowa-Minnesota border.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/14/2006

last visited: 11/9/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersWadsworth Trail

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An original pioneer trail blazed in 1864 extending from St. Cloud to Ft. Sisseton (Ft. Wadsworth) South Dakota.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GPX Navigators

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/4/2006

last visited: 7/4/2006

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Minnesota Historical MarkersContinental Divide

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Today the Minnesota River travels a path that was chartered as the result of glacial movements thousands of years ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GPX Navigators

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/4/2006

last visited: 12/10/2006

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Minnesota Historical MarkersWelcome to Minnesota

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Minnesota is known to the citizens as the North Star State or the Gopher State.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/21/2006

last visited: 6/7/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersBonanza Farms in the Red River Valley

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Bonanza Farms.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/21/2006

last visited: 6/7/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersMinnesota Woman

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The bones of Minnesota's oldest woman found here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onionpond

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/2/2006

last visited: 8/13/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersNorthwest Ottertail

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History of 8 Townships

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onionpond

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/2/2006

last visited: 8/7/2009

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Minnesota Historical MarkersSam Brown Log House

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The city of Browns Valley was founded in 1866 by Major Joseph R. Brown, who owned about 1,000 acres of land in the valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/1/2006

last visited: 6/1/2006

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Minnesota Historical MarkersSamuel Jerome Brown

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Sam Brown the "Paul Revere of the Frontier".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/1/2006

last visited: 6/1/2006

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Minnesota Historical MarkersBrowns Valley Man

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In 1933 an amateur archeologist (William Jensen) found the bones of a skeleton buried in a gravel pit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/1/2006

last visited: 6/1/2006

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Minnesota Historical MarkersGeology of Minnesota Ortonville Region

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Big Stone Lake - Headwaters of the Minnesota River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/1/2006

last visited: 5/31/2011

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Minnesota Historical MarkersNorthern Pacific Railroad

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The Northern Pacific (NP) railway bridge across the Red River was completed in June of 1872.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 5/31/2006

last visited: 7/31/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersMcCauleyville

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David McCauley came to Ft. Abercrombie, Dakota Territory, in 1861 to be post sutler.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 5/31/2006

last visited: 5/16/2010

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Minnesota Historical MarkersWelcome to Minnesota

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Known to her citizens as the North Star State or the Gopher State.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GPX Navigators

location: Minnesota

date approved: 5/29/2006

last visited: 7/22/2012

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Minnesota Historical MarkersSioux Quartzite and Pipestone

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Rich farmland in SW Minnesota has large outcroppings of a hard red-to-pink rock known as Sioux Quartzite. Within the quartzite deposits are smaller layers of dark red stone known as pipestone.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GPX Navigators

location: Minnesota

date approved: 5/29/2006

last visited: 7/19/2010

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Minnesota Historical MarkersMilitary Highways

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Early roads established by the "federal government" were built to facilitate the business of government.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GPX Navigators

location: Minnesota

date approved: 5/29/2006

last visited: 9/21/2012

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