Morris area centennial plate

71.5.25

Creation Date
1971
Materials
Dimensions

10.38 diam..88 deep

Count
1
Description
Heavy white ceramic plate; pattern printed in blue features a map of the Wadsworth Trail, the Alfalfa Arch, the Government Indian School, the Old Stevens County Courthouse, the First Post Office of Morris, and Scandia Church; a central medallion in the pattern features a lamp, a lady slipper, and railroad tracks and reads “Morris Area Centennial / 1871 / 1971 / Minnesota”; a short paragraph on the back describes the early settlement and naming of Morris.

Contact the Stevens County Historical Society for more information