Lightkeeper's House Museum Exhibits
DOG SLEDS, SNOWSHOES, WINTER WORK & PLAY
Dog sleds built by Hovland trapper Mike West
Snowshoes built by John Beargrease and the history of this legendary mail-carrier
Dog sled racing memorabilia
Learn how Devil Track got its name
Click here to view the Cook County Historical Society Photo Gallery.
THe Civilian Conservation Corps
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Colonel william colvill
Colonel William Colvill
April 5th, 1830 to June 13th 1905
Civil War Hero
Cook County Resident 1896 to 1905
William Colvill was a Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He served as Colonel and commander of the 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry.