Bookstore

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The Great Minnesota Forest Fire of 1910 by Marlys Hirst, published 2010. A 145 page account of the fire devastation, the relief efforts and subsequent rebuilding told through survivor stories, newspaper coverage and historic photographs. An epic event in local history and ranking among the worst forest fires in the history of the State, the 1910 forest fire helped gain legislative support for the establishment of the Minnesota Forestry Service in 1911. $25 plus $4 shipping and handling. (sales tax included)

Cook Book

Cooking Up Memories published 2009. A 260 page cookbook with favorite recipes and the stories behind them submitted by local residents—past and present. $15 plus $3.75 shipping. (sales tax included)

Fish Tales

Fish Tales - The Reel Stories of Willie Walleye published 2009.  A 50 page booklet with wonderful stories of Willie Walleye written and submitted in the Tall Tales Competition held in celebration of the fish statue’s 50th birthday. $5 plus $2 shipping. (sales tax included)

Baudette - The First 100 Years by John Oren

Baudette - The First 100 Years by John Oren, published 2006.
A 200 page history of the city of Baudette filled with photos that show the city’s development. $27 plus $5 shipping. (sales tax included)

Lake of the Woods County - A History of People, Places and Events

Lake of the Woods County - A History of People, Places and Events published in 1997.
A 250 page comprehensive history including geology, natural history, indigenous people, fur trade, community histories, industry and transportation. Coverage of the lake, area fires, churches, schools, newspapers, 692nd radar base and more. $35 plus $5 shipping. (sales tax included)

Lake of the Woods County Heritage

Lake of the Woods County Heritage published 2000.
A 375 page family history book with the stories of 1000 present or former area residents. Considered a companion volume to Lake of the Woods – A History of People, Places and Events. $48 plus $5 shipping. (sales tax included)

Magical, Mysterious Lake of the Woods by Heather Robertson and Melinda McCracken

Magical, Mysterious Lake of the Woods by Heather Robertson and Melinda McCracken published 2003.
250 page color book about the Canadian and American shared water body, Lake of the Woods. $27 plus $4 shipping and handling. (sales tax included)

Fort St. Charles by Sister Noemi Weygant

Fort St. Charles by Sister Noemi Weygant.
The history, discovery and restoration of La Verendrye’s fur trade and exploration post on Lake of the Woods. $5 plus $2 shipping. (sales tax included)

Memories of A Rolling Stone

Memories of A Rolling Stone published 1988.
A 60 page autobiography of Kathryn Rasmusson, pioneer and early school teacher in L/W County. $5 plus $2 shipping. (sales tax included)

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