Historic postcard of Duluth, Minnesota and Minnesota Point. Image courtesy of www.duluth-mn-usa.com

The History of Duluth, Minnesota

Links to our past

The History of Seven Bridges Road
Seven Bridges Road is a scenic stretch along Amity Creek, one of Duluth's Trout streams. Learn about how it came to be in this detailed history by Mark Ryan.

The History of Skyline Parkway
For some of the best views in Duluth, take a drive along Skyline Parkway, a road with a history of its own.

Minnesota's Historic Shipwrecks
This site includes an in-depth history of the settlement of the Lake Superior region), compiled by the Minnesota Historical Society.

Seeing the Light
Read about the history of Duluth's own lighthouse at the award-winning site by Terry and Sue Pepper.

1870 panoramic photo of Duluth.
See this and other historic panoramas at www.duluth-mn-usa.com.