The Big Slide
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers
N 43° 32.029 W 096° 45.906
14T E 680580 N 4822523
Quick Description: Between 1916 and 1920 children and adults where enjoying rides on a plank & timber and tin lined slide.
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 4/20/2006 12:41:28 PM
Waymark Code: WMAX9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers
Views: 23

Long Description:
The slide was created by Edwin A Sherman whom became known as the "the father of the Sioux Falls Park System".
This slide was located in Sherman Park and the only thing that exists now is part of the wall that was on the top of the hill.
Marker Name: The Big Slide

Marker Type: City

Marker Text:
The Big Slide, I'm thinking splinters---OUCH!


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