“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Douglas County, Minnesota

Clickable Map of Douglas County, Minnesota and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Douglas County, MN (8) Grant County, MN (2) Otter Tail County, MN (9) Pope County, MN (2) Stearns County, MN (30) Stevens County, MN (1) Todd County, MN (3)  DouglasCounty(8) Douglas County (8)  GrantCounty(2) Grant County (2)  OtterTailCounty(9) Otter Tail County (9)  PopeCounty(2) Pope County (2)  StearnsCounty(30) Stearns County (30)  StevensCounty(1) Stevens County (1)  ToddCounty(3) Todd County (3)
Alexandria is the county seat for Douglas County
Adjacent to Douglas County, Minnesota
      Grant County (2)  
      Otter Tail County (9)  
      Pope County (2)  
      Stearns County (30)  
      Stevens County (1)  
      Todd County (3)  
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1 Minnesota, Douglas County, Alexandria — Douglas County CourthouseWorks Progress Administration Project — 1940 —
Works Progress Administration Project • 1940 •Map (db m158801) HM
2 Minnesota, Douglas County, Alexandria — Knute Nelson House
Knute Nelson, who was known for his courage and common sense, served the people of Minnesota as a public officeholder for over 50 years. Born in Norway in 1843, he was elected to the Minnesota legislature and to two terms in the United States . . . Map (db m207638) HM
3 Minnesota, Douglas County, Alexandria — Minnesota Watersheds
Lying at the center of the North American continent, Minnesota embraces three great watersheds -- areas of land from which all surface water eventually flows into a single stream. From Minnesota's watersheds, water runs of in three directions to . . . Map (db m156985) HM
4 Minnesota, Douglas County, Alexandria — Red River Ox Cart Trails
          For some 40 years in the mid-19th century, two-wheeled wooden carts drawn by slow-moving oxen creaked and groaned over the rough trails from colonies on the Red River near Lake Winnipeg to St. Paul, 400 miles to the southeast.           . . . Map (db m85787) HM
5 Minnesota, Douglas County, Alexandria — Theodore A. Erickson1871-1963
To the Life and Work of Theodore A. Erickson 1871-1963 Educator and benefactor of youth As Douglas County Superintendent of Schools 1907-1915, he founded the 4-H Club movement in Minnesota ”With character and service our measure, he is . . . Map (db m158802) HM
6 Minnesota, Douglas County, Brandon — Brandon AuditoriumA Building of Distinction
The Brandon City Hall and Auditorium you see here today was built in 1936. It replaced an earlier 1890 structure that functioned as a village hall. The Building's Design was considered to be highly innovative for its time. Designed by . . . Map (db m180286) HM
7 Minnesota, Douglas County, Osakis — Osakis Armed Forces MemorialBill Sliper Lion’s Park
Loyalty Honor Duty Integrity In Honor of All Men and Women Who Serve For Those who are Missing or Imprisoned We ask for Mercy, Strength, and Courage Until Their safe return to their Families All Gave Some Lord, I ask for . . . Map (db m205836) WM
8 Minnesota, Douglas County, Osakis — Stage Station
Osakis was one of the stops on the Burbank Minnesota Stage Company Line to the Red River, established in the spring of 1859 upon the opening of the Fort Abercrombie Military Road. During the Sioux outbreak of 1862 the maintenance of this line of . . . Map (db m157797) HM
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Sep. 30, 2023