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Forest fire, Hinckley, Minnesota, 1894

by Kathleen Duey

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Published by Aladdin Paperbacks in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Minnesota
    • Subjects:
    • Forest fires -- Minnesota -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Forest fires -- Minnesota -- Fiction.,
    • Minnesota -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      In 1894, Daniel and Carrie fight to survive as an uncontrollable forest fire threatens to destroy their small Minnesota mill town.

      Edition Notes

      StatementK. Duey and K.A. Bale.
      GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
      SeriesSurvival! ;, 10
      ContributionsBale, Karen A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.D8694 Fo 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination158 p. ;
      Number of Pages158
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL39540M
      ISBN 100689829280
      LC Control Number99029036
      OCLC/WorldCa41273077

        Imagine a force in nature more powerful than multiple atomic bombs—that was the Great Hinckley Fire of September 1, In only four hours, the fire incinerated over square miles of forest, killed at least settlers and an unknown number of forest-dwelling Native Americans, and destroyed six towns in a firestorm of flame. Also available in digital form. Book/Printed Material A history of the great Minnesota forest fires, Sandstone, Mission Creek, Hinckley, Pokegama, Skunk Lake.

      Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Survival! Ser.: Forest Fire, Hinckley, Minnesota, by Karen A. Bale and Kathleen Duey (, Mass Market) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!   In , fire destroyed Hinckley, killing hundreds A fire survivor described Hinckley as occupying “a hole cut in the brush lands and for miles in all directions young trees, huge stumps, and.

      All are welcome to join Scout and Morgan Books in Cambridge to welcome author Alaina Wolter Lyseth to discuss her book, “Hinckley and the Fire of ” Wolter Lyseth will discuss her book and hold a book signing event from a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March Forest Fire: Hinckley, Minnesota, (Survival!) View larger image. By: Kathleen Duey and Karen A. Bale.


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On September 3,the headline of the Minneapolis Tribune screamed, “A Cyclone of Wind and Fire: Northern Minnesota and Wisconsin Bathed in a Sea of Flame and Hundreds of Human Lives are Sacrificed to the Insatiable Greed of the Red Demon as He Stalks through the Pine Forest on His Mission of Death.”.

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Daniel J. Brown recounts the events surrounding the fire in the first and only book on to chronicle the dramatic story that unfolded.

The story of the Hinckley Fire of September 1,is a tragic saga of destruction, terror, courage, heroism, and death.

Hinckley, a logging and railroad center, was laid waste by the inferno that roared through the town, sending hundreds of townspeople in flight for their lives and leaving hundreds dead in its wake. The exact origin of the fire is somewhat indefinite; the one that visited Hinckley must have started in the region south of Mission Creek.

Around this little village much of the pine had been cut. There was in the hamlet twenty-six houses, a schoolhouse, a small sawmill a general store, hotel and blacksmith shop. At Hinckley, Pine County, Minnesota, Forest Fire Deaths, Read More».

The Great Hinckley Fire, which occurred on September 1, in Minnesota, burned over square miles, including the town of Hinckley. The estimated death toll was The area had experienced a two-month drought with high temperatures, and small fires started in the pine forests in the area.

" Hinckley Those Who Died," by Antona Hawkins Richardson. Transcribed from the official list of the dead compiled by Pine County coroner D.W. Cowan. In Minnesota Genealogical Journal, no. 30 (Sept. ): pp. ISBN Forest Fire, Hinckley, Minnesota, (Book #10 in the Survival!5/5(2).

About six miles west of Mission Creek was Pokegama, now shown on the railroad maps as Brook Park. It had been first settled inand there were one hundred and thirty-five persons in the settlement.

On the day of the fire, the wind blew a gale from the southwest, and swept the fire, which History of Hinckley Forest Fire Read More». Forest fire, Hinckley, Minnesota, by Kathleen Duey; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Forest fires, Fiction, Juvenile fiction; Places: Minnesota.

Imagine a force in nature more powerful than multiple atomic bombs—that was the Great Hinckley Fire of September 1, In only four hours, the fire incinerated over square miles of forest, killed at least settlers and an unknown number of forest-dwelling Native Americans, and destroyed six towns in a firestorm of flame.2 thoughts on “ Hinckley Minnesota Forest Fire Deaths” Thomas Amren.

Ap at pm. I have a picture of a family who died in the Hinckley fire. His name was Peter (Petrus) Mansson and lived near Sandstone. I have the names of all of the family members from cousins from Sweden.Today it houses the Hinckley Fire Museum that tells in detail the story of the Great Hinckley Fire of Just to the East of town is the Hinckley Fire Monument which memorializes the people that died.

Beneath it are the four trenches where victims are buried.