Red Lake County Photos

This page is devoted to the posting of old photographs depicting early life in Red Lake County, Minnesota. If you have photos you'd like to include in the Photo Album, send them to me! Include some descriptive text and the approximate year if you know it; jpg format is best. Lynn Brandvold (

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Saint Francis Xavier Cemetery. This cemetery served the Lambert town-site/village of Lambert from about 1884 to 1915. Very few markers are visible. The cemetery is located at 47.7905161 (Latitude) 95.8619714 (Longitude).
Submitted by Kathy Moore. (

Gustav and Otillie Lubitz of Wylie, MN are on the right hand side of the buggy. Photo was taken between 1905-1915.
Submitted by Sue Collins. (

The farm of Gustav Lubitz, near Wylie; Gustav is tilling the field with his horses. Photo was taken between 1905-1915.
Submitted by Sue Collins. (

The farm of Robert and Fedora Quesnel taken about 1945. This farm, often referred to as the "yellow farm", was located east of the Stephen Quesnel homestead in Terrebonne Township.
Submitted by Bob Quesnel, Grandson of Robert and Fedora. (

Homestead of Stephen and Elizabeth Quesnel, taken about 1888. The farm is located in Terrebonne Township. The photo includes their children; also Mr. & Mrs. Louis Quesnel, Marceline Quesnel and Calixte Quesnel.
Submitted by Bob Quesnel. (

Cyprien Asselin (1837-1905) and Celina Henry (1836-1905) abt 1900. Cyprien and Celina were Lambert Township pioneers. Their homestead was located on the East 1/2 of Section 2.
Submitted by Kathy Moore. (

Oklee Baseball Team abt 1916. Top row 5th Albert Riel (1894-1961), 6th Lou Hartman, 7th Robert Riel (1898-1959), and bottom 2nd Nap Miller.
Submitted by Kathy Moore. (


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