The Bornemann House

The Bornemann House (HM1AEG)

Location: St Peter, MN 56082 Nicollet County
Country: United States of America

N 44° 19.593', W 93° 57.288'

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First property owner was Wm. B. Dodd. Fourth property owner, Adolph Bornemann, born in Traverse des Sioux 1862. His father, Bernhard, a journalist from Germany came to Traverse des Sioux in 1856; built a hotel & raised sheep. 1869, the Bornemanns moved to St. Peter & Bernhard established the first woolen mill in southern Minn. & built a hotel. Adolph, his son, owned a machine & iron shop near the steamboat landing. He was active in community affairs. Helen Bornemann - school teacher for 46 years - fifth owner. The original house - the rear 4 rooms, was moved from Traverse des Sioux after the Sioux Uprising in 1862.

Nicollet County Bicentennial Commission
Series This marker is part of the The Spirit of 76, America's Bicentennial Celebration series
Year Placed1976
Placed ByNicollet County Bicentennial Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 7:05am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 423870 N 4908586
Decimal Degrees44.32655000, -93.95480000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 19.593', W 93° 57.288'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 19' 35.58" N, 93° 57' 17.28" W
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Area Code(s)507, 651
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-199 N Minnesota Ave, St Peter MN 56082, US
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My Aunt Helen lived in this house. My family visited her here a few times when I was a child. It used to be all white.

Aug 7, 2016 at 8:17pm PDT by stevebornemann36

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