Canton
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358
N 43° 18.057 W 096° 35.533
14T E 695297 N 4797050
Quick Description: "Commerce City" of 1866 maps, Canton, SD Historical Marker
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 4/14/2006 12:11:24 PM
Waymark Code: WMADY
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Milbank
Views: 17

Long Description:
Home of some famous people, Canton was an early town of the Dakota Territory. The early settlers named the settlement after Canton, China, which they believed was exactly opposite the location of the town.
Marker Name: Canton

Marker Type: City

Marker Text: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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wildernessmama visited Canton 6/24/2010 wildernessmama visited it
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