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MARILYN HAGERTY: When ferries, not bridges, linked Grand Forks and East Grand Forks

Published 11/12/2013, Grand Forks Herald

Long before there were bridges over the Red River here, there were men who had contracts for carrying the mail between Fort Abercrombie (near the present-day town of Wahpeton, N.D.) and Pembina, near the Canadian border.

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