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Aitkin County Minnesota Historical Markers

 
Aitkin County Courthouse and Jail Marker image, Touch for more information
By McGhiever, June 10, 2016
Aitkin County Courthouse and Jail Marker
Minnesota (Aitkin County), Aitkin — Aitkin County Courthouse and Jail
The original courthouse built on this site in 1887 included a jail and sheriff's residence. It served a population of about 2,000 people. As a logging town, Aitkin became a railhead and an important stopping point for boats on the Mississippi River. . . . — Map (db m97528) HM
Minnesota (Aitkin County), McGregor — Glacial Lake Aitkin / Peat
(side 1) Glacial Lake Aitkin Two million years ago the first of four glaciers covered the surface of Minnesota. They were named for the limit of their southward expansion. The first was the Nebraskan, followed by the Kansan and the . . . — Map (db m43932) HM

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