Chapter 11: Flour, Lumber, and Iron

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Flour, Lumber, and Iron

In the late 1800s, important industries developed in our state. People found ways to profit from the state’s natural resources, such as soil, water, timber, and minerals. Follow the stories of industrialists Charles Pillsbury (flour milling), Frederick Weyerhaeuser (lumber), and Henry Oliver (iron mining) to learn how these Minnesota industries developed.

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Lumberjack Math

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Lumberjack Math
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St. Anthony Falls Primary Source Set

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Forest History Center

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Forest History Center Field Trip
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Keystones of the Stone Arch Bridge

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Keystones of the Stone Arch Bridge
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Mining on the Iron Range Primary Source Set

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Mill City Museum

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Forests, Fields, and the Falls

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Forests, Fields, and the Falls
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