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MCHS News

  • Author Visit September 15 On Sunday, September 15, Author Craig Bishop will be visiting the McLeod County Historical Society to to present his book,… Read More
  • 1862 Dakota War Roundtable Discussion 8/27/19 On August 27, at 10:30am, the McLeod County Historical Society will be hosting it's monthly Breakfast Club meeting.  Each month… Read More

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The Story of Thomas Wakeman

It was late July.  Insects chirped rhythmically in the golden prairie grasses and hardwood groves of western Minnesota.  On the prairie, squatting over a hole in the groun... [Read More]