History of Goodhue County: Including a Sketch of the Territory and State of Minnesota; Together with an Account of the Early French Discoveries, Indian Massacres, the Part Borne by Minnesota's Patriots in the War of the Great Rebellion, and a Full and Complete History of the County from the Time of Its Occupancy by Swiss Missionaries in 1838. Pioneer Incidents, Biographical Sketches of Early and Prominent Settlers and Representative Men, and of Its Cities, Towns, Churches, Schools, Secret Societies, Etc
Wood, Alley, & Company, 1878 - Goodhue County (Minn.) - 664 pages
Provides histories and biographies for the cities and townships of: Belle Creek, Belvidere, Burnside, Cannon Falls, Central Point, Cherry Grove, Featherstone, Florence, Frontenac Station, Goodhue, Hay Creek, Holden, Kenyon, Leon Township, Minneola, Pine Island, Red Wing, Roscoe, Stanton, Vasa, Wanamingo, Warsaw, Wacouta, Welch, and Zumbrota.
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