Download e-book for iPad: Pine City (Images of America) by Nathan Johnson

By Nathan Johnson

ISBN-10: 0738577405

ISBN-13: 9780738577401

ISBN-10: 1531651305

ISBN-13: 9781531651305

weighted down 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 throughout the sector through the river, army highway, railroads, and scenic street. 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, known as Pine urban. the tale starts 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 various financial system. This choice of classic pictures highlights Pine City's laboring humans and different affects that experience had roles in shaping what it's today-a urban of significant historical past, exact humans, nostalgic small-town traditions, and mystifying legends.

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