Northfield Rail History: Train party
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 8:01PM
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Corrine Heiberg talks about how her family arranged a birthday "train party" in 1961 for their sons. Her family and some friends travelled by from Northfield to Faribault by train on one of the last passenger trains out of Northfield. For some of their friends, it was their first experience on a train.

About Corrine Heiberg:

Corrine Heiberg has been a long-time resident of Northfield. She attended Gustavus Adolphus College and graduated from the University of Minnesota.

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