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Sandy Lake Dam, Tender's Residence, Junction of Mississippi & Sandy Rivers, Libby, Aitkin County, MN

Sandy Lake Dam, Tender's Residence, Junction of Mississippi & Sandy Rivers, Libby, Aitkin County, MN

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Summary

Significance: The Sandy Lake Dam Tender's Residence is one of two original buildings remaining at the Sandy Lake Dam Site. The dam site is one of six built by the Corps of Engineers in the Mississippi Headwaters region during the late 19th and early 20th centuries to enhance navigation on the Upper Mississippi River.
Survey number: HABS MN-126
Building/structure dates: 1894 Initial Construction

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

aitkin county46.78412, -93.32523
Google Map of 46.7841151, -93.3252261
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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