Fond du Lac – Minnesota Historical Marker – Duluth, MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama
N 46° 39.573 W 092° 16.677
15T E 555241 N 5167585
Quick Description: This marker tells about the Ojibway Village that was on this site.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 6/18/2013 8:07:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMHB9D
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member KC0GRN
Views: 2

Long Description:
Fond du Lac – Minnesota.

Site of Ojibway Village from earliest known period. Daniel Greysolon, Sieur du Luth was here in 1679. Astor's American Fur Company established a trading post on this spot about 1817. First Ojibway Treaty in Minnesota made here in 1826.

This monument was erected by The Daughters of the American Revolution, Duluth, Minnesota, September 21, 1922.
Marker Type:: City

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