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February 10, 2011

Moose Lake mass grave photo

Filed under: Item of the Day — Adam Harris @ 11:00 am

Moose Lake mass grave photo

In October 1918 vast fires devastated the Moose Lake and Cloquet area, with hundred of people burned to death. This photo of a mass grave near Moose Lake is from a collection of photographs of the Conservation Department/Forestry Division recently added to the State Archives of the Minnesota Historical Society.

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