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MN90: Send it by Sled Dog
Description In the 1850s, mail service on Minnesota's North Shore was notoriously unreliable. That is, until John Beargrease and his team of sled dogs began running mail between Two Harbors and Grand Marais. MN90 Producer Andi McDaniel learns about the man who inspired the annual John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon.
Quantity 1 digital file
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Format: digital file
Creation Producer: McDaniel, Andi
Subjects Beargrease, John
John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon
Dates Creation: 2009 - 2011

Notes AMPERS website: http://www.ampers.org/pieces/mn90-send-it-sled-dog
Restrictions © Copyright Minnesota Historical Society and AMPERS. All rights reserved.
Credit Line Part of MN90: Minnesota History in 90 Seconds, a co-production of the Minnesota Historical Society and AMPERS. Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Copyright Minnesota Historical Society and AMPERS. All rights reserved.
Holding Type Program Use Material
ID Number 55523