Cancel for June 25: Brainerd and Northern Minnesota Railway
Brainerd, Minnesota was started as a logging town, and is famous regionally and beyond for its connection to Paul Bunyan, the lumberjack, and the town's giant statues to the man. The statue above is at the Brainerd welcome center.
June 25 Brainerd and Northern Minnesota Railway Cancel with guideline at left. The B&NM was built as a logging railroad. By September 1895, the journal Railway Age reported that The B&NM was the greatest logging railroad in the world.