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Historical Markers in Alexandria, 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; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Douglas County, MN (8) Grant County, MN (2) Otter Tail County, MN (5) Pope County, MN (2) Stearns County, MN (31) Stevens County, MN (1) Todd County, MN (3)  DouglasCounty(8) Douglas County (8)  GrantCounty(2) Grant County (2)  OtterTailCounty(5) Otter Tail County (5)  PopeCounty(2) Pope County (2)  StearnsCounty(31) Stearns County (31)  StevensCounty(1) Stevens County (1)  ToddCounty(3) Todd County (3)
Alexandria is the county seat for Douglas County
Alexandria is in Douglas County
      Douglas County (8)  
ADJACENT TO DOUGLAS COUNTY
      Grant County (2)  
      Otter Tail County (5)  
      Pope County (2)  
      Stearns County (31)  
      Stevens County (1)  
      Todd County (3)  
 
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1Minnesota (Douglas County), Alexandria — Douglas County CourthouseWorks Progress Administration Project — 1940 —
Works Progress Administration Project • 1940 •Map (db m158801) HM
2Minnesota (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
3Minnesota (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
4Minnesota (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
5Minnesota (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
 
 
 
 
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Nov. 30, 2022