USA: Minnesota-Fergus Falls Regional (Historic Kirkbride State Hospital) Treatment Center

Regional Treatment Center “..The Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center (RTC) Complex is a unique landmark of Fergus Falls. It served for many years as a state hospital for patients with mental illness, developmental disabilities or chemical dependency. At one time the institution housed 2,000 patients…” Self-Contained City Fergus Falls State Hospital: History & Photographs […]

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USA: Minnesota- Runestone in Kensington (Douglas County)

Vikings in America “..Alexandria’s claim to be “Birthplace of America”… … rests on their runestone. Big Ole, a 28-ft. tall fiberglass Viking statue, lets visitors know that Alexandria takes the claim seriously, as does a 25-foot-tall replica runestone on Hwy. 27, east of the the city. But the authentic item in the Kensington Runestone […]

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USA: Minnesota-“Minnehaha Falls Regional Park in Minneapolis”

Minnesota: Minnehaha Falls in Minneapolis, MN Minnehaha Regional Park “One of Minneapolis’ oldest and most popular parks features a majestic 53-foot waterfall, limestone bluffs, and river overlooks, attracting more than 850,000 visitors annually…” Minnehaha Falls Regional Park “..The New England poet, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, gave this Minneapolis waterfall national fame in the Song […]

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