Warroad History Booklets (S4985)


Historical Sketch

This is a series of booklets written by Alvin (Ole) Swanson on the history of Warroad, Minnesota. Each booklet contains a number of short paragraphs on a variety of incidences in Warroad history. Some are remembrances of the author. Others are brief historical highlights or lists of facts.  

Collection Description

This collection consists of eight booklets with photographs, all in excellent condition.


Box 1

  • Back Home. 1972
  • Back Home Again. 1973
  • Early Days. 1974
  • Warroad Native: The Chippewa. 1975
  • Warroad Sports. 1976
  • The Longest Year (First year of Army training, pre-World War II). 1977
  • Warroad Town Scene. 1978
  • Warroad Rural Scene. 1979