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2 edition of River town Winona found in the catalog.

River town Winona

River town Winona

its history and architecture

by

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Published by The Center in Winona, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Winona (Minn.),
  • Minnesota,
  • Winona.
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- Minnesota -- Winona.,
    • Architecture -- Minnesota -- Winona.,
    • Winona (Minn.) -- History.,
    • Winona (Minn.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementUpper Mississippi River Interpretative Center, Department of Community Development, City of Winona, Winona County Historical Society.
      ContributionsUpper Mississippi River Interpretative Center., Winona (Minn.). Dept. of Community Development., Winona County Historical Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF614.W7 R58 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination55 p., [3] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2147436M
      LC Control Number88417104

        For a river town that has everything going for it, Winona is a little hard for a tourist to get to know. Those who venture off U.S. 61 find a downtown that's long, spread out and a little forlorn on weekends. To find its Mississippi riverfront, they have to cut across train tracks and around a . Rome2rio makes travelling from River Falls to Winona easy. Rome2rio is a door-to-door travel information and booking engine, helping you get to and from any location in the world. Find all the transport options for your trip from River Falls to Winona right here.   Winona has long been a key transportation hub for the State of Minnesota and the region at large. This aerial photo (looking southwest) showcases that geographic importance and highlights the diverse opportunities that tie Winona to Minnesota, the Mississippi River, and the State of Wisconsin and its citizens and visitors.


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