Category: Dassel

St. Paul & Pacific Railroad

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now The railroad was first called the Saint Paul & Pacific Railroad but in 1879 it was changed to the Saint Paul, Minneapolis & Manitoba and...

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1891 Popularity Contest

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now On July 4, 1891, C. L. Phifer held a popularity contest to select the four best liked citizens of the village. The Meeker Co. Cigar Factory then...

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Dassel Death Notices

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now J. Norgren died January 15, 1907, age 78 years. John O. Belin died June 2, 1926, at the age of 79. L. M. Norgren died here July 12, 1923, age 59...

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Gopher Tales of Minnesota

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now A few years ago, Blake Haddon of The Minneapolis Tribune, gave its readers ‘”Gopher Tales of Minnesota”, with suitable...

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Those Were the Days

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Louis Osterlund, coming from Sweden in 1881, became the assistant postmaster in 1882 and a clerk in the store. Peter Wicklund bought an interest...

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