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Named for Charles W. Christmas, first county surveyor of Hennepin County, elected in 1852, who platted the original town site of Minneapolis for John H. Stevens and Franklin Steele. This lake and Lake Minnetonka now occupy what in pre-glacial time…
Army · Navy · Air ForceMarines · Coast Guard · Merchant Marines World War IGrant Lorenz US ArmyDonald Gray US ArmyBlanchard West US Army Mervin Grover US ArmyGuy R. Forbes US Army J. Jay Vietz US ArmyJohn W. Crabtree…
[The Grand Army of the Republic Badge]In memory of our soldier dead.
Like most lakes in Minnesota, Lake Minnetonka was formed during the Ice Age of the last two million years. During several separate glacial periods, ice advanced along different routes across the state. The glaciers, along with large volumes of sed…
This Tablet CommemoratesPeter M. GideonWho Grew The OriginalWealthy Apple TreeFrom seed, on this his homestead— in 1868 —Erected byThe Native Sons of Minnesota— June 1912 —
In 1853, Peter Miller Gideon and his wife, Wealthy, arrived in Minnesota from Ohio and settled on the shores of Lake Minnetonka. Long interested in fruitgrowing, Peter Gideon determined to satisfy the craving of pioneer families for apples and oth…