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Dan Patch coloring contest1999 - Dan Patch Coloring Contest.Sep 26, 2020
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What if Burnsville had a historical museum? By Mary ZiegenhagenBurnsville Current August 27, 1979 editor Mary Ziegenhagen presents her ideas of what could be in a Burnsville Museum.

A Dairy Queen cone and the plastic dish as a reminder of BAC athletes wolfing down creamy awards after a game.
A printed program from the Los Arcos Dinner Theatre.
A newspaper from the Burnsville Citizens Action League.
Items from Glen Northrup's office.
A Burnsville Police Blue Blazer.
A Len Nachman for school board campaign button.
On tape, Bill Kennedy's emcee routine jokes at Chamber of Commerce events.
John Sullivan's red bakery truck.
Roger Jackson's fire engine.
A sign for Mary Modjeski's successful campaign becoming the first woman on the City Council.
A copy of the Warrior School newspaper.
A stone from the barn at the O'Regan farm.
A free pass to Skateville
and of course the first issue of the Burnsville Current.
Sep 26, 2020
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Orchard Gardens Station 2020Close up of the wood used to construct the Orchard Gardens Station.

Location: County Road 5 and 155th Street National Historic Site

This small railroad station was built in 1910 on the new Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester and Dubuque Traction Railroad, better known as the “Dan Patch Line.” Running between Minneapolis and Northfield, the line stopped at this area called Orchard Gardens, a subdivision of five to ten-acre plots platted that year. The railroad constructed the trackside shelter near the area’s main road for passenger and produce service to the Twin Cities. In 1918 the railroad was reorganized as the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern.
Sep 13, 2020
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Orchard Gardens Station 2020Location: County Road 5 and 155th Street National Historic Site.

This small railroad station was built in 1910 on the new Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester and Dubuque Traction Railroad, better known as the “Dan Patch Line.” Running between Minneapolis and Northfield, the line stopped at this area called Orchard Gardens, a subdivision of five to ten-acre plots platted that year. The railroad constructed the trackside shelter near the area’s main road for passenger and produce service to the Twin Cities. In 1918 the railroad was reorganized as the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern.
Sep 13, 2020
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Orchard Gardens Station 2020Rusted railroad signal, a remaining sign of the Dan Patch Line at Orchard Gardens Station.

Location: County Road 5 and 155th Street
This small railroad station was built in 1910 on the new Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester and Dubuque Traction Railroad, better known as the “Dan Patch Line.” Running between Minneapolis and Northfield, the line stopped at this area called Orchard Gardens, a subdivision of five to ten-acre plots platted that year. The railroad constructed the trackside shelter near the area’s main road for passenger and produce service to the Twin Cities. In 1918 the railroad was reorganized as the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern.
Sep 13, 2020
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Orchard Gardens Station 2020Only remaining track of the Dan Patch Line going through Orchard Gardens at the station.

Location: County Road 5 and 155th Street
This small railroad station was built in 1910 on the new Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester and Dubuque Traction Railroad, better known as the “Dan Patch Line.” Running between Minneapolis and Northfield, the line stopped at this area called Orchard Gardens, a subdivision of five to ten-acre plots platted that year. The railroad constructed the trackside shelter near the area’s main road for passenger and produce service to the Twin Cities. In 1918 the railroad was reorganized as the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern.
Sep 13, 2020
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Orchard Gardens Station 2020Remaining railroad crossing warning signal at Orchard Gardens Station.

Location: County Road 5 and 155th Street
This small railroad station was built in 1910 on the new Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester and Dubuque Traction Railroad, better known as the “Dan Patch Line.” Running between Minneapolis and Northfield, the line stopped at this area called Orchard Gardens, a subdivision of five to ten-acre plots platted that year. The railroad constructed the trackside shelter near the area’s main road for passenger and produce service to the Twin Cities. In 1918 the railroad was reorganized as the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern.
Sep 13, 2020
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Orchard Gardens Station 2020Location: County Road 5 and 155th Street National Historic Site

This small railroad station was built in 1910 on the new Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester and Dubuque Traction Railroad, better known as the “Dan Patch Line.” Running between Minneapolis and Northfield, the line stopped at this area called Orchard Gardens, a subdivision of five to ten-acre plots platted that year. The railroad constructed the trackside shelter near the area’s main road for passenger and produce service to the Twin Cities. In 1918 the railroad was reorganized as the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern.
Sep 13, 2020
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Orchard Gardens Station 2020Location: County Road 5 and 155th Street - National Historic Site

This small railroad station was built in 1910 on the new Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester and Dubuque Traction Railroad, better known as the “Dan Patch Line.” Running between Minneapolis and Northfield, the line stopped at this area called Orchard Gardens, a subdivision of five to ten-acre plots platted that year. The railroad constructed the trackside shelter near the area’s main road for passenger and produce service to the Twin Cities. In 1918 the railroad was reorganized as the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern.
Sep 13, 2020
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Orchard Gardens Station 2020Location: County Road 5 and 155th Street - National Historic Site

This small railroad station was built in 1910 on the new Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester and Dubuque Traction Railroad, better known as the “Dan Patch Line.” Running between Minneapolis and Northfield, the line stopped at this area called Orchard Gardens, a subdivision of five to ten-acre plots platted that year. The railroad constructed the trackside shelter near the area’s main road for passenger and produce service to the Twin Cities. In 1918 the railroad was reorganized as the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern.
Sep 13, 2020
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Orchard Gardens Station 2020Location: County Road 5 and 155th Street - National Historic Site.

This small railroad station was built in 1910 on the new Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester and Dubuque Traction Railroad, better known as the “Dan Patch Line.” Running between Minneapolis and Northfield, the line stopped at this area called Orchard Gardens, a subdivision of five to ten-acre plots platted that year. The railroad constructed the trackside shelter near the area’s main road for passenger and produce service to the Twin Cities. In 1918 the railroad was reorganized as the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern.
Sep 13, 2020
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Historical Society creates photo videosDuring 2019 and 2020 the Burnsville Historical Society created a series of photo videos showing the various streets of Burnsville.
The premise: The year is 2050, what did Burnsville look like in 2020?
Sep 08, 2020
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A message from the Burnsville Historical SocietyPublished in the City of Burnsville Community Guide 2017 - 2018.Sep 06, 2020
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Dan Patch Electric Line 1900'sThe Dan Patch Electric Railroad Line at Antler's Park, Lakeville. Photo complimnents of the Lakeville Historical Society.Aug 25, 2020
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Dan Patch LineMap showing Dan Patch rail line - date needed.Aug 24, 2020
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Burnsville has a rich history - page 2Published in the Burnsville Community Guide, Sun/Thisweek News years 2020 - 2021.Aug 20, 2020
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Burnsville Historical Society - Winter Views of Burnsville - Youtube videoThis title slide identifies the streets where photos were shot for the presentation, 2020.Aug 20, 2020
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Historical Society Youtube project - 2020 Winter views of BurnsvilleKraemer Quarry is featured in one of the Youtube videos created by the Historical Society 2020.Aug 19, 2020
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Historical Society Youtube project - 2020 Winter views of BurnsvilleThis view of Interstate 35 W appears in the Historical Society's Youtube project - 2020 Winter Views of Burnsville.Aug 18, 2020
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2020 Winter Views of BurnsvilleThe Historical Society created a series of 6 minutes videos featuring the main streets of Burnsille in the year 2020. Society member Jack Kennelly photographed and produced the project.Aug 18, 2020
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2020 winter views of BurnsvilleBurnsville Parkway was one of the roads featured in the 2020 Youtube video produced by the Historical Society. Aug 18, 2020
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2020 winter views of BurnsvilleJudicial was one of the roads featured in the 2020 Youtube video produced by the Historical Society.Aug 18, 2020
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Dakota County Historical SocietyInitially, Burnsville was organized as a Chapter of the Dakota County Historical Society, however the Society no longer has chapters.Aug 18, 2020
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Historical Society Youtube project - 2020 Winter views of BurnsvilleThe opening photographed in the series of photo videos created for youtube by committee member Jack Kennelly.Aug 17, 2020
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Historical Society Youtube project - 2020 Winter views of BurnsvillePreserving yesterday's Burnsville for today and Burnsville 2020 for tomorrow was the theme of a series of youtube photo videos photographed by member Jack Kennelly. The concept: The year is 2050, what did Burnsville look like in 2020?Aug 17, 2020
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Burnsville Historical Society logoBurnsville Historical Society logo created by Jeff Jerde.Aug 15, 2020
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Burnsville 76 A Community HistoryBurnsville 76 A Community History was the work of community volunteers.Aug 14, 2020
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Burnsville 76 A Community HistoryThe book written by community volunteers included past Burnsville businesses.Aug 14, 2020
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Burnsville 76 A Community HistoryThe book written by community volunteers included historic sites such as Buck Hill.Aug 14, 2020
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Burnsville 76 A Community HistoryThe book writen by community volunteers included photos of pioneers.Aug 14, 2020
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