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Visitors can tour this frame home in Taylors Falls' Angel Hill district, a New England-style village. The home of lumber baron W.H.C. Folsom, it features St. Croix River views. Folsom moved his family to Taylors Falls in 1850. He served as state representative for one term and state senator for six terms. Managed by Taylors Falls Historical Society. Guided tours are offered.

Location: 272 W Government St., Taylors Falls Minnesota 55084 Telephone 612-465-3125

Other History nearby:
(St Paul) Alexander Ramsey House
(St Paul) Alexander Ramsey House
(Minneapolis) American Swedish Institute
(Scandia) Gammelgarden Museum
(St Paul) James J. Hill House
(St Paul) Landmark Center

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