Asked in Museums
Where is the Fort Snelling Military Museum Volunteer in Fort Snelling Minnesota located?
The address of the Fort Snelling Military Museum Volunteer is: 511 Constitution Ave, Fort Snelling, MN 55111-4018 ...
Asked in History, Politics & Society
Who built Fort Snelling?
Fort Snelling is know to be built by Lt. Zebulon M. Pike. He was sent on the difficult mission of finding the source of the Mississippi river and got a treaty signed handing over land from the native Americans to the whites. :) ...
Why is Fort Snelling important to Minnesota?
Historically, Fort Snelling protected the commercial use of the Minnesota and Mississippi rivers during the early development and west-ward expansion of the United States. From 1819, until Fort Snelling was completed in 1825, the US Army protected the two major rivers. For more than 30 years, the activities related to Fort Snelling helped build and improve civilization in the area. In 1960, Fort Snelling was designated Minnesota's first National Historic Landmark. The Fort Snelling History Center provides much information, just like other museums...
Asked in Minnesota
Where is the Timber Wolf Lodge at on Fort Snelling in Minnesota?
The Timber Wolf Lodge sounds like a Boy Scout unit. If so, it's probably meeting at the Boy Scouts' Urban Basecamp at Fort Snelling. It's a big red brick building at the corner of Bloomington Road and Federal Drive. Follow the brown highway signs to "Historic Fort Snelling", and it will be just before the last turn to the Historic Fort. ...
Asked in Stamp Collecting (Philately)
How much is a 6 cent Great Northwest 1820 Fort Snelling Stamp worth?
Scott Number 1409 pictures Fort Snelling. This 6c stamp was issued in 1970. It has a minimal value used and can be purchased for 45 cents in mint condition. ...
What happened to Mary Schwandt before during and after the Dakota war?
after the war she was captured and brought to FORT SNELLING