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Sunday
Sep202015

Northfield Rail History: Getting around before cars

Elvin Heiberg talks about how his father traveled to work and graduate school using trains in the time before most people owned their own car.

About Elvin Heiberg:

Elvin Heiberg has been a long-time resident of Northfield. He grew up in Northfield where his father was a dentist. He attended St. Olaf College and obtained his B.S. and D.D.S. from the University of Minnesota. Elvin served in the U.S. Army from 1957 to 1960, was stationed in Germany, and returned to Northfield to practice dentistry in a partnership with his father.

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