"Notre Dame of the Midwest"
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358
N 43° 31.978 W 096° 45.402
14T E 681261 N 4822447
Quick Description: Columbus College in Sioux Falls, SD
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 4/30/2006 10:51:38 AM
Waymark Code: WMBK1
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Milbank
Views: 21

Long Description:
First began in 1909 in Chamberlain, SD, Columbus College was intended to be the Notre Dame of the Midwest. The all-male prep school, high school, and college was removed to Sioux Falls in 1921.Its athletic teams dominated the area and in 1926 won the football, basketball, and track conference championships. The school failed during the Great Depression but the buildings remain re-telling the tale for all to see.
Marker Name: Columbus College

Marker Type: City

Marker Text: Not listed

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