Range History


Teaching in a place with “unusually fine, wholesome people”

A message from the Iron Range Historical Society The Iron Range Historical Society (IRHS) is pleased to give Hometown Focus readers an opportunity to revisit Iron Range stories from past issues of the IRHS monthly newsletter. These stories and articles are historical perspectives submitted by folks who are interested in past events on the Iron Range. We enjoyed them once […]

This Week in Range History

Railroad sued, marriage records vex, local girl helps during fire

MR. RICHARSON WANTS DAMAGES J. B. Richardson has begun an interesting suit in the United States district court. He wants damages to the extent of $3,000 from the Duluth, Missabe & Northern Railroad for being put off a train when he held a ticket which he alleges to be good, and which incident, he further alleges, caused him to be […]

This Week in Range History

Iron Rangers welcome 1921 with dances, charity, and hockey

NEW GRAND RAPIDS BUILDINGS PLANNED Grand Rapids, Jan. 1.—(Special to The Herald.)—The new year brings news of two building enterprises planned here. Mohaput Brothers, who have a store on Kindred Avenue and Second Street, are planning on the… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

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