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Virginia in St. Louis County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Oscar Hokka Log House

 
 
Oscar Hokka Log House Marker image. Click for full size.
By McGhiever, July 26, 2017
1. Oscar Hokka Log House Marker
Inscription. Hokka immigrated to this country in 1913. Using skills learned in Finland, he constructed this building with locked dovetail corners.

Donated by John Trenti and Robert Berger, 1980
 
Erected by Virginia Area Historical Society.
 
Location. 47° 31.748′ N, 92° 32.864′ W. Marker is in Virginia, Minnesota, in St. Louis County. Marker can be reached from Olcott Park. Touch for map. Mounted on cabin at the Virginia Area Historical Society Heritage Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Virginia MN 55792, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gunnar Peterson (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Mariucci (approx. 4.2 miles away); Paul Wellstone Memorial and Historic Site (approx. 9.6 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Cabin rests on a wooden deck immediately northwest of the museum building
 
Additional keywords. Log cabin
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
Oscar Hokka Log House image. Click for full size.
By McGhiever, July 26, 2017
2. Oscar Hokka Log House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 31, 2017, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. This page has been viewed 69 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 31, 2017, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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