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Edwinton

By | Last Modified: November 18, 2019

Edwinton was the original name of the town that is now the City of Bismarck. It was named for Edwin Ferry Johnson – Northern Pacific’s former chief engineer who first lobbied for constructing the northern transcontinental railroad. The town was renamed “Bismarck” the following year, in July 1873.

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