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Red Wing in Goodhue County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad Depot

Completed: 1905

 
 
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, October 24, 2011
1. Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad Depot Marker
Inscription. The construction of this building began in 1904 following an agreement in which the city of Red Wing provided trackage concessions and the railroad agreed to construct this depot and donate money toward construction of Levee Park. This building was designed by the railroad company architect, J.M. Nettenstrom, in a style influenced by the neoclassical revival of the 1893 Chicago Columbian Exposition.

Located in the Red Wing Historic Mall District and listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Building Acquired by the City of Red Wing
Restoration by the Red Wing Area Fund
of the Saint Paul Foundation
1990

 
Erected 1990.
 
Location. 44° 33.975′ N, 92° 32.227′ W. Marker is in Red Wing, Minnesota, in Goodhue County. Marker is on Levee Street east of Broad Street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 420 Levee Street, Red Wing MN 55066, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Sea Wing Disaster / Victims of the Sea Wing Disaster (within shouting distance of this marker); Goodhue County Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad Depot and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, October 24, 2011
2. Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad Depot and Marker
Marker is to the right of the entrance.
a direct line); National Newspaper Association (approx. 0.2 miles away); T.B. Sheldon Memorial Auditorium (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Geology of Minnesota (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mt. La Grange – Barn Bluff (approx. 0.9 miles away); Kiwanis Stairway (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Red Wing.
 
Also see . . .  Red Wing Historic Walking Tours. Downtown Historic District. (Submitted on November 3, 2011.) 
 
Additional keywords. Red Wing Depot
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad Depot image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, October 24, 2011
3. Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad Depot
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 515 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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