Record of Firsts
For the town of Elk Point
1906 First permanent settler, Mr. Charles Hood.
1906 First railroad survey through this area.
1906 First ferry built at Hopkins
1908 First store.
1909 First Post Office.
1910 School was bui1t
1911 First tea Mrs. C. Hood.
1912 First hospital, in Dr. Mi1ler’s home
1913 Ferry was built at Elk Point
1914 First telephone line Built.
1926 Railway from St. Paul to E.P
1927 First train arrived in E.P.
1927 Rural high school formed
1929 Country school moved to town