The county seat of Aitkin county, distant from Duluth 88 miles, and is located on the N. P. R. R. It has a populatin of 150, and ships general farm produce. Express, United States. Mail daily.
Jenkins George, general store.
Wilson & Gillespie, wagonmakers and saloon.
In the center of Aitkin county, and a station on the N. P. R. R.
In the western central part of Aitkin county. Aitkin, the county seat and nearest railroad point, lies southwesterly five miles.
A station on the N. P. R. R., in the northeastern part of Aitkin county, 25 miles from Aitkin the county seat.
In the eastern part of Aitkin county, 16 miles north of Aitkin Station, on the N. P. R. R.
Source: Minnesota, North and South Dakota and Montana Gazetteer and Business Directory, 1878. Transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman.