Minden has transformed quite a bit since Charles Vedeer founded it in 1835. The town has suffered damages of the Civil War and Reconstruction and between 1872 and 1933 the devastation of five fires and a killer tornado. Despite disaster, Minden continues to progress, but adaptation and rebuilding have caused many familiar landmarks to vanish from the local landscape. The 1902 fire led to the enactment of a city ordinance banning wooden structures downtown; as a result, many edifices were reconstructed. Today, not a single ...

Lost Minden 2015, Arcadia Publishing (SC)

ISBN-13: 9781467113199

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Lost Minden 2015, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531670573