Minnesota Historical

Minnesota Historical (HM1U7W)

Location: Williamsburg, VA 23185 James City County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 13.551', W 76° 46.978'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 140 views
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Inscription

Quadricentennial Plaza

—Jamestown Settlement —

Capital-St. Paul

Daniel Greysolon, Sieur Duluth, let an expedition to the area in 1679. French fur traders worked in the region until France ceded it to England after the French and Indian War in 1763. The eastern portion became part of the Northwest Territory following the American Revolution, while the western portion was joined to the United States by the Louisiana Purchase of 1803. The British maintained a stronghold in the territory until after the War of 1812. The state was formed from the 1849 Minnesota Territory.

1600s-Explored by French missionaries and fur traders 1810-Permanently settled by American 1858-Admitted to the Union as the 32nd state.
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Details
HM NumberHM1U7W
Tags
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 8th, 2016 at 9:05am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 341822 N 4121416
Decimal Degrees37.22585000, -76.78296667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 13.551', W 76° 46.978'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 13' 33.06" N, 76° 46' 58.68" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)757, 202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2206 Colonial Pkwy, Williamsburg VA 23185, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. This marker needs at least one picture.
  2. Is this marker part of a series?
  3. What historical period does the marker represent?
  4. What historical place does the marker represent?
  5. What type of marker is it?
  6. What class is the marker?
  7. What style is the marker?
  8. Does the marker have a number?
  9. What year was the marker erected?
  10. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?