Site of Granger Cabin, Arnolds Park, IA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama
N 43° 22.739 W 095° 07.664
15T E 327639 N 4805100
Quick Description: Four young bachelors from Red Wing, Minnesota, were massacred by Indians at the Granger cabin in 1857.
Location: Iowa, United States
Date Posted: 8/27/2011 7:12:03 PM
Waymark Code: WMCE3W
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber
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Long Description:
A bronze marker is fastened to a rock at the site of the Granger Cabin where four young young bachelors from Red Wing, Minnesota, were victims of an Indian massacre in 1857. Their names were recorded as Carl Granger, Dr. I.H. Harriott, Bertell A. Snyder, and Joseph Harshman. The plaque reads: “Site of Granger Cabin. Family killed by Indians 1857. Erected by Ladies of the Lake Chapter D.A.R. 1828.”

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