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Moorhead in Clay County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Douglas House

 
 
Douglas House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 5, 2011
1. Douglas House Marker
Inscription. Built by James and Wilhelmina Douglas in 1873 and occupied until 1887, James Douglas ran a steam ship line along the Red River and served as Moorhead's first Post Master.
 
Location. 46° 52.373′ N, 96° 46.472′ W. Marker is in Moorhead, Minnesota, in Clay County. Marker is on 4th Street S. just from U.S. 10, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moorhead MN 56560, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial Bridge (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Red River Transportation / A Busy Port (about 600 feet away); 'The Next Great City' (about 700 feet away in North Dakota); Gasoline Horsepower (about 800 feet away in North Dakota); St, John's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); "The Woodchipper" in FARGO (approx. 4.4 miles away in North Dakota); The Fargo Walk of Fame (approx. 4.4 miles away in North Dakota); The First Prestressed Concrete Bridge Deck Constructed in North Dakota (approx. 11 miles away in North Dakota). Click for a list of all markers in Moorhead.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Douglas House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 5, 2011
2. Douglas House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 544 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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