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Cloquet Travel Guide: 1 reviews and 4 photos

Lindholm Oil Company Service Station

- the gas station from a famous architect

constructed: 1958, a 1956 design
architect: Frank Lincoln 'Lloyd' Wright (1867-1959)
address: 202 Cloquet Ave
Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.

*Cloquet, population: 11,200, the town recovered from a devastating fire in 1918 that killed 500 people

City Hall

constructed: 1919-1920, replaced a building that was destroyed by the 1918 fire
architect: Abraham Holstead and William J. Sullivan (1884-1942), Duluth MN
current use: private, Potlatch Corporation
address: 105 Arch St
Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.

Shaw Memorial Library

Library named for lumberman George S. Shaw (1824-1897) and built with donations from his daughters. It replaced a library that was completed 12 October 1918 and destroyed by fire later that same day.

constructed: 1919-1920
architect: Clyde Wetmore Kelly (1880-1927) and Thomas J. Shefchik (1890-1963), Duluth MN
current use: Carlton County History Museum since 1987
address: 406 Cloquet Ave
Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.

  • Last visit to Cloquet: Aug 2008
  • Intro Updated Sep 15, 2012
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