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New PDF release: Pine City (Images of America)

By Nathan Johnson

ISBN-10: 0738577405

ISBN-13: 9780738577401

ISBN-10: 1531651305

ISBN-13: 9781531651305

encumbered with pines and interspersed with lakes and rivers, Pine urban has lengthy served because the gateway to Minnesota's Northwoods. through the years, humans have traveled in the course of the region through the river, army highway, railroads, and scenic road. within the Eighteen Eighties, as humans of eu respectable have been settling in, the crux of the neighborhood moved from Chengwatana, Ojibwe for "City of Pines," to a position west of there, closer the rail line, referred to as Pine urban. the tale starts off with the fur exchange and takes one via a desirable trip of the logging undefined, exhibiting the agricultural community's transition from predominantly agricultural underpinnings to a extra diverse financial system. This selection of classic images highlights Pine City's laboring humans and different impacts that experience had roles in shaping what it really is today-a urban of serious heritage, particular humans, nostalgic small-town traditions, and mystifying legends.

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