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Grand Portage National Monument
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Late 18th-century North West Company fur trade depots at Grand Portage and Fort Charlotte, connected by nine-mile portage trail.

County:  Cook
Address:  off U.S. Hwy. 61
City or Township:  Grand Portage Indian Reservation
Listing Date:  October 15, 1966
Significance Level:   National
Criteria:   A (see criteria)
Date:   1778
Theme:   archaeology, commerce, politics/government, transportation
Historic Functions:   Fortification, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Functions:   Museum, Park
Foundation Material:   None Listed
Roof Material:   None Listed
Wall Material:   Log

Photo of Grand Portage National Monument

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