Moorhead (Images of America) by Terry Shoptaugh PDF

By Terry Shoptaugh

Moorhead, Minnesota, was once based in 1872 as an incredible cease at the Northern Pacific Railroad in the course of its push towards the Pacific Ocean. town grew to prominence in western Minnesota as a result of its situation on the intersection of the rail line and the commercially vital pink River of the North. Garnering an unenviable recognition in its early years as a wide-open city, ruled by way of its saloons, Moorhead as a consequence built as a major rural carrier middle. Tracing the background of Moorhead from its founding in 1872 to the current day, the photographs during this quantity exhibit the reviews of this small Midwestern neighborhood inside a framework of swap and continuity.

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