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Minnesota Historical MarkersGeology of Duluth Harbor

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Lake Superior is situated over the Midcontinent Rift, which is a rupture in the North American continent that formed a great rift valley from the Lake Superior region southwest to Kansas about 1.1 billion years ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/16/2008

last visited: 8/4/2010

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Minnesota Historical MarkersWelcome To Minnesota - Duluth, Minnesota

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Historical marker giving a few facts and figures about the state. Located at the Minnesota Welcome Center in Duluth.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Minnesota

date approved: 12/10/2007

last visited: 8/4/2010

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Minnesota Historical MarkersMinnesota's Seaport - Duluth, Minnesota

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Historical marker commemorating the development of Duluth as a seaport, located at the Minnesota Welcome Center in Duluth.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Minnesota

date approved: 12/10/2007

last visited: 8/4/2010

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Minnesota Historical MarkersNorthland RR - Proctor, MN

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The historical marker next to this train tells more about its history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/18/2013

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersRice’s Point Historical Marker – Duluth, MN

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This historical marker is found on Skyline Drive overlooking the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/18/2013

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersEnger Tower Marker – Duluth, MN

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This historical marker is found just inside the door to the Enger Tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/19/2013

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersDuluth Superior Harbor – Duluth, MN

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This historical marker is easily found along a street where there is a scenic view of the Duluth Superior Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 1/10/2013

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersThe University of Wisconsin-Superior

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The University of Wisconsin-Superior Marker on Catlin Ave. in Superior.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/9/2008

last visited: 2/24/2015

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Minnesota Historical MarkersFond du Lac Historical Marker – Duluth, MN

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This marker tells about the history of Fond du Lac.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/18/2013

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersFond du Lac – Minnesota Historical Marker – Duluth, MN

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This marker tells about the Ojibway Village that was on this site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/18/2013

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersIllumination History of the Aerial Lift Bridge – Duluth, MN

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This bronze marker is placed appropriately at the foot of Duluth’s Aerial Life Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 4/11/2013

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersDaniel De Gresolon, Sieur Du Lhut – Duluth, MN

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These historical markers are located on the grounds of the Maritime Museum and Visitor Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 4/11/2013

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersCanal – Duluth, MN

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This historical marker tells about the development of the shipping canal in Duluth

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 4/11/2013

last visited: never

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersS.S. Meteor - Last of the Whalebacks

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S.S. Meteor Marker on Barker's Island, Superior.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/8/2008

last visited: 2/24/2015

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersOld Stockade Site

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Old Stockade Site Marker in Memorial Park in Superior.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/8/2008

last visited: 2/24/2015

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Signs of HistoryStockade Marker – Superior, WI

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This metal marker has been placed at the site of the old historic stockade.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: 2/1/2014

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Signs of HistoryU.S. Army Corps of Engineers Marker – Superior, WI

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This historical marker is easily found in a roadside park overlooking the harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersMinnesota's Oldest Concrete Pavement

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Marker commemorating the building of Minnesota's oldest concrete streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member bookworm1225

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/17/2009

last visited: 1/9/2013

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersBurlington Northern Ore Docks

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Burlington Northern Ore Docks Marker on the docks near the junction of First St. & Osaugie Trail, Allouez-South Superior, Douglas County. Was difficult to find as the location in the list is not correct.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/8/2013

last visited: 2/24/2015

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersThe Superior Entry

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The Superior Entry at the very end of Wisconsin Point Rd., Superior. It is a long way back but worth the drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 8/8/2008

last visited: 2/25/2015

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Signs of HistoryChippewa Burial Site – Superior, WI

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This marker is mounted on a stone at the site of the Chippewa burial site on Wisconsin Point east of Superior.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersNorthwest Portal of Wisconsin

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A marker near Superior

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benron

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 3/25/2010

last visited: 2/25/2015

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Minnesota Historical MarkersThe Skyline Parkway – Duluth, MN

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This historical marker is located on Hwy. 61 on the north edge of Duluth.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 5/25/2012

last visited: 7/10/2012

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Signs of HistoryOld City Hall Marker – Cloquet, MN

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An historical marker in front of City Hall tells the history of this office before and after the notorious fire of 1918.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/25/2013

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryDavidson Windmill – rural Superior, WI

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A sign tells a little of the history of this impressive windmill.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/15/2013

last visited: never

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