Norseland Community

Norseland Community (HM1EIE)

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

N 44° 24.699', W 94° 6.867'

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The name Norseland was originated by community spirited settlers -
1858-Norseland Store was built by John Burke
1896-Patrons built Norseland Co-op Creamery next to the Burke store which had a post office
1922-Emil Swenson became a partner in the general store known as Burke and Swenson
1939-Emil Swenson bought Burke's share
1929-New Creamery built at present site
1950-Roger Swenson, son of Emil Swenson became owner of the general store
1970-Creamery joined Tri-ag Cooperative; handling-Fertilizer-feeds-seeds, and general agricultural supplies.
Bicentennial - 1976
Series This marker is part of the The Spirit of 76, America's Bicentennial Celebration series
Year Placed1976
Placed ByThe Nicollet County Bicentennial Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 7:50pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 411269 N 4918199
Decimal Degrees44.41165000, -94.11445000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 24.699', W 94° 6.867'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 24' 41.94" N, 94° 6' 52.02" W
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Area Code(s)507, 651
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42584 Co Rd 52, St Peter MN 56082, US
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