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MARILYN HAGERTY: Winnipeg to Grand Forks in 1912 was 8 hours by dirt road

Published 08/28/2012, Grand Forks Herald

Road conditions in Manitoba were found somewhat better on the return trip than the conditions the travelers met on the trip up to Winnipeg. “Eighteen hours of sunshine had worked wonders doing away with mud and replacing it with a hard coat,” the Herald reported.

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