Minnesota Geography

EX: History


History of Land Exercise

Print Questions and bring to class


History Land #1 Video

HOL Questions

Non-Class Examples

Family Histories with Land Records

Railroad Train Sites

Railroad Depot Sites

Boundary Changes

Old Minnesota Maps

Platt Map Records with Original Owners

Minnesota Highways

Minnesota Interactive Map Boundary Changes


Learn Google Earth/ T&R

T&R - Photo Map Grid

Minnesota Topo Maps

Links to help determine Township/Range/Section

Non-Class Example 

How platt maps and air photos can be used


History of Land Lectures - Free I-Tune Lectures

Video Link (11m)

Minnesota Platt Map Origins Lecture

Student Support Materials

Do Not Print

Instructor Materials

For Seated Classes

Link: Website

History of Land

Links:  General History

Links:  Original Land Records

Genealogy Records

Commercial Site

Links:   3 PDF Lectures for the History Week

History of the Land Video Series Information