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Clinton’s Retreat at Lutefisk Point

In searching for Addie Clinton Few’s summer cottage, I couldn’t help but wonder- Is it Lutefish or Lutefisk Point? Looking back through maps and newspaper articles it is called both. Today the land along the Apple River, one mile north of Cameron Bridge in Lincoln...

Camp DuGhee in the St. Croix River Valley

Earlier this year, the Editor of the Ramsey County History publication recommended that I read the biography of Fredrick L. McGhee: A Life on the Color Line, 1861-1912 written by Historian Paul D. Nelson. The book, published in 2002 by the Minnesota Historical Society...