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By Judith Giem Elliot

Wabasha County captures the spirit of a sector and its humans via infrequent old images, lots of that are formerly unpublished. a very multicultural group, Wabasha County has been domestic to citizens of Canadian, French, English, Irish, local American, and German foundation. The earliest identified pioneers, Augustine Rocque and his kin, grew to become the 1st white humans to occupy a year-round place of abode in Minnesota in 1826. inside of those pages, detect the folks and occasions that experience formed Wabasha County’s background during the last a hundred and seventy years. Wabasha County used to be named after the good leader Wabashaw II. Many points of Wabasha’s history are featured right here, together with the dewakanton Band of the Dakotas, riverboats of the Mississippi, pioneers and their descendants, and structures during the zone. writer Judith Giem Elliott has produced a quantity that actually displays the price Wabasha County’s citizens position upon their wealthy and colourful history.

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Wabasha County (Images of America) by Judith Giem Elliot PDF

Wabasha County captures the spirit of a quarter and its humans via infrequent historical images, a lot of that are formerly unpublished. a really multicultural neighborhood, Wabasha County has been domestic to citizens of Canadian, French, English, Irish, local American, and German foundation. The earliest identified pioneers, Augustine Rocque and his relations, turned the 1st white humans to occupy a year-round place of dwelling in Minnesota in 1826.

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