Dakota County Historical Society
To preserve, interpret and promote the history of Dakota County.

 

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Waterford District School #72 represents a vanishing breed of buildings on the Dakota County prairie – the small rural schoolhouse. Built in 1882 at a cost of $800, it replaced Waterford’s first...
Westwood Farms was established in Empire Township in 1892, a partnership between Col. John West of the West Hotel in Minneapolis and William and Frederick Underwood.The farm supplied fresh...
Location: 724 Ashland AvenueThis lovely home was built in 1868 by Rev. G. W. T. Wright, minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church located on Vermillion Street between Fifth and Sixth. Wright paid...

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