White Rock, South Dakota
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N 45° 55.225 W 096° 34.232
14T E 688387 N 5088075
Quick Description: This historical marker features the now very small town of White Rock, located along the Bois de Sioux River in Roberts County, South Dakota.
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 8/28/2009 2:17:55 PM
Waymark Code: WM73QX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers
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Long Description:
From Wikipedia: "White Rock is a town in Roberts County, South Dakota, United States, along the Bois de Sioux River. The population was 18 at the 2000 census. White Rock is the most northeastern community in South Dakota, being along the Minnesota border and one mile south of North Dakota."
Marker Name: White Rock, South Dakota

Marker Type: Roadside

Marker Text:
A frontier town, established in 1884, in the heart of a fertile grain growing area, its business community consisted of seven grain elevators, three hotels, four saloons, and two banks. It had a large department store, several mercantile stores, two lumber yards, two drug stores, two churches and a twelve grade school system. The top population was 600 people.


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