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MINNESOTA - Yellow Medicine County - Historic Districts

Canby Commercial Historic District
(added 1980 - Yellow Medicine County - #80002189)
Roughly 1st and 2nd Sts. and St. Olaf Ave. , Canby
(75 acres, 24 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Specialty Store

Upper Sioux Agency
(added 1970 - Yellow Medicine County - #70000315)
Address Restricted , Granite Falls
(8000 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Native American, Architecture, Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal, Social History
Cultural Affiliation: Dakota
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1749-1500 AD, 1500-1999 BC, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-1499 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Single Dwelling, Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling

Wood Lake Battlefield Historic District
(added 2010 - Yellow Medicine County - #10000517)
Also known as 21YMk;21YMI;YM-SXA-3
Intersection of 218 Ave and 600 St , Sioux Agency Township
(11060 acres, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Military, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Native American
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American, Dakota
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local , State
Historic Function: Defense, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Monument/Marker, Unoccupied Land
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Monument/Marker, Natural Feature, Single Dwelling




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