Monday, May 5, 2014

Thompson Hill Overlook - Historical Views

Highway 61 approaching Duluth from the south was designated Highway 1 until sometime between 1932 and 1940. The postcard¹ below shows an early rest point at Thompson Hill.

View from rest point on Highway No. 1, entrance to Duluth 
Published by the Duluth Photo Engraving Company

A gentleman appears to be reading a marker on the left of the scene. 





¹ Personal collection