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Paulson Mine 1885-1921: The Struggle for Iron in the Gunflint Range

20 May

The story of the Paulson Mine, located in the western part of Cook County, Minnesota, has captivated people for many years. Touted as one of the great mining projects of the era, its failure in the early 1890s had a devastating impact on local economies spanning both sides of the border. For years afterwards, many attempts were made to restart the mine, all of which ended with the same result.

 
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Posted by on May 20, 2020 in History, Railway, Video

 

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