Treasures at Rosko Field

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

A marker with the history of Rosko Field is positioned with one of the original hangars in the background, which is now Shipman Auto Parts. The marker was dedicated as the final event of Brainerd History Week.

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Historian Carl Faust (left) listens to aviation historian Mike Petersen along with Holly Holm, Brainerd Community Action, talk about one of the original hangars for Rosko Field Saturday in the Shipman Auto Parts warehouse on the south side of Brainerd. Inside the hangar is an airplane wing that has been stored in the rafters for years next to a small room where a flight instructor lived with his wife in 1946. 

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