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County Histories

History of the Minnesota Valley
Minneapolis: North Star Pub. Co., 1882. iv, 1016 p. Early history of the Minnesota Valley / [Edward Duffield Neill] (p. 141-168) -- Geology of the Minnesota Valley / [N.H. Winchell] (p. 169-176).

The Early Settlement and History of Redwood County
by Orlando B. Turrell. 1901. Collections of the Minnesota Historical Society; v. 9.

The History of Redwood County, Minnesota
compiled by Franklyn Curtiss-Wedge; reviewed by Julius A. Schmahl. Chicago: H.C. Cooper Jr. & Co., 1916. 2 v.

Redwood, The Story of a County (Book 1)
Wayne E. Webb, J.I. Swedberg. Redwood County Board of Commissioners, c1964. 570 p.

Redwood: The Story of a County, 1963-1987, Book 2
John T. Schneider. Redwood County Board of Commissioners, [1988]. 219 p.

Local and Community Histories

The Story of Wabasso, 1899-1934
Written and compiled by Arnold J. Bauer. Cover illustration and picture arrangement by John Andrews. Wabasso, Minn., 1934. 183 p.

Lest We'll Forget 1940-1946 Lucan Minnesota-2001

Take A Hundred Year Trip...around Lucan, MN 1902-2002

Centennial: 1872-1972 : Lamberton, Minnesota
by Wlater J. Krinke. Lamberton, Minn.: 1972]. 23 p.

Howe's Souvenir History of Lamberton, Minnesota
The Souvenir History Co., 1916. 98 p.

Church Histories

Centennial Anniversary, Zion Evangelical United Brethren Church
Middle Creek, North Redwood, Minn., 1961-1962. Willmar, Minn.: Color Press, 1962.

Fiftieth anniversary, 1892-1942, St. Matthew Lutheran Church
Lamberton, Minn.: News Print.

The Fiftieth anniversary of Sundown Scandinavian Evangelical Lutheran Church
Springfield, Minnesota : Saturday and Sunday, May 24th and 25th, 1924.

Golden anniversary, Trinity Lutheran Church, 1889-1939

Sixtieth anniversary of the Rock Dell Evangelical Lutheran Congregation
Redwood County, Minnesota : September 18th, 1932. Belview, Minn.: Peterson's Printery. 18 p.

Golden jubilee of the Church of Our Lady of Victory of Lucan, Minn.
1898-1948 : October twenty-eighth, nineteen hundred forty-eight. 47 p.

Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church centennial history, 1898-1998
Marshall, MN. : Henle Print. Co. 258 p.

Called to Be a Blessing: First Presbyterian Church
Redwood Falls, MN. Celebrating 125 years of ministry 1867-1992. 28 p.

The Church of Christ, Redwood Falls, Minnesota, 1876-1976
"A past to remember, a future to mold": celebrating its 100th anniversary June 18-20, 1976. 32 p.

Sixtieth Anniversary Memories: March 12, 1936 Church of Christ, Redwood Falls, Minnesota. 16 p.


Atlases/Plat Books/Directories

Redwood County Plat Book
Redwood Falls, Minn.: L.J. Moore Co., [1948?].



Most of the above titles are available at the Minnesota Historical Society.

Some newer titles are available for purchase at Park Genealogical Books.

Some of these titles are available in reprint or CDROM from Brookhaven Press.

Last updated 3 October 2017