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West Central Tribune
Split Rock Lighthouse seeks pre-1980 vacation pics
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

TWO HARBORS, Minn. (AP) -- The Minnesota Historical Society is seeking family vacation pictures from one of the North Shore of Lake Superior's most popular landmarks, Split Rock Lighthouse.

As part of Split Rock's centennial celebrations, the society is launching a "Vintage Split Rock Lighthouse Pictures" group on the picture-sharing Web-site Flickr.

The society is asking visitors to Split Rock Lighthouse to upload their pre-1980 pictures to the group at http://www.flickr.com/groups/vintagesplitrock via their own Flickr account. Visitors are encouraged to include the story behind the picture, as well as the year it was taken.

It's not intended as a photo contest, but photos submitted before March 31 may be included in an exhibit at the lighthouse this summer.

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