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Glensheen Mansion in Duluth, Minn., was the site of the murders of Elisabeth Congdon and her nurse Velma Pietila 40 years ago.

June 27 will mark the 40th anniversary of the Glensheen Mansion murders.

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The suspects

Brian Peterson, Star Tribune file The Glensheen mansion in Duluth, seen in 2007.

Glensheen Mansion in Duluth, Minnesota

Glensheen Estate (Congdon Mansion)~Duluth, MN

A view of the fountain, balconies and grand staircase of the Glensheen Mansion Aug. 4, 2014, in Duluth. Derek Montgomery/Minnesota Public Radio News

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Sorry, Clara Congdon, I left my dress, corsets and bonnet back at the

Provided photo, Star Tribune Duluth attorney Chester Congdon built Glensheen for his family; the Jacobean mansion was completed in 1908.

Glensheen Mansion Congdon Estate The Glensheen Historic Estate is a historic mansion on Lake Superior owned

Duluth's Glensheen Mansion

June 27 will mark the 40th anniversary of the Glensheen Mansion murders.

The Musical: Mysterious Glensheen Mansion killings get stage treatment

Glensheen: Tony Dierckins, Dennis O'Hara: 9781887317405: Amazon.com: Books

Minnesota - Glensheen Mansion in Duluth. The tours of this historic & beautiful mansion are

Oh a girl can dream..... Garden Room in Duluth's Glensheen Mansion

Historic Duluth mansion is backdrop for new 'Hitchcockian' thriller

A Retelling of Minnesota's Infamous Glensheen Murders

Glensheen Mansion: A Mama's Review | Duluth Moms Blog

Old Duluth House the Congdon's lived in while Glensheen was being built. As of this is still in existence.

A view of the library at Glensheen Mansion.

Library at Glensheen Mansion in Duluth,MN. I wish the pretty Lake Superior was

You can see this room on both the standard and expanded tours!

Glensheen Mansion: A Mama's Review | Duluth Moms Blog

A pop-up winter village is coming to Glensheen Mansion

Glensheen: Tony Dierckins, Dennis O'Hara: 9781887317405: Amazon.com: Books

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Nurse Velma Pietila was fatally beaten on the main staircase at Glensheen in 1977. Her struggle with an intruder began at the top of staircase and ended on ...

Summer is a hip-hop happening time at Glensheen and August is the king of summer months in Duluth. So what better time of year to start a trusty, ...

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A tour guide shares facts and details about the mansion and Congdon family.

Glensheen's Daughter: The Marjorie Congdon Story: Sharon Darby Hendry: 9781934980194: Amazon.com: Books

Secrets of the Congdon Mansion: The Unofficial Guide to Glensheen and the Congdon Murders (Minnesota): Joe Kimball: 9780961377823: Amazon.com: Books

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Apathetic Lemming of the North: Glensheen Mansion, the Congdon Estate: Duluth, Minnesota

One of the victims of the double killings at the Congdon mansion is removed while numerous officers continue to investigate the scene.

An awesome example of my Mom's wicked pumpkin carving skills

The ultimate family-friendly tour experience.

Glensheen. Duluth's Glensheen Mansion

That June night, Marjorie's mother slept in her bedroom up on the mansion's second story. Across the hallway, night nurse Velma Pietila made her final ...

A musical is being made about the Glensheen murders. Elisabeth Congdon and her nurse, Velma Pietila, were murdered in the house on June 27, 1977.

Roger Caldwell, when he was arrested for the murders.

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And truth doesn't come any stranger than the story of the elderly heiress and her nurse who were murdered in Duluth's most famous mansion. The ...

Awhile back, I posted about a book my mom gave me to read called Will to Murder. It's a true story that took place at the Glensheen mansion in Duluth, MN.

Among the other quandaries: No one had seen Roger in Duluth that day, and despite extensive efforts, police couldn't place him on any airline passenger list ...

Universal Patty Duke in “You'll Like My Mother.

Glensheen Mansion

The family's historic boathouse is being ravaged by waves from Lake Superior.

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Glensheen Mansion: A Mama's Review | Duluth Moms Blog

Secrets of the Congdon Mansion: The Unofficial Guide to Glensheen and the Congdon Murders (Minnesota): Joe Kimball: 9780961377823: Amazon.com: Books

Crumbling brickwork at Glensheen Mansion.

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Secrets of the Congdon Mansion: The Unofficial Guide to Glensheen and the Congdon Murders (Minnesota): Joe Kimball: 9780961377823: Amazon.com: Books

A new perspective: Duluth's Glensheen Mansion now has kayak tours

Glensheen director Dan Hartman talks about a Congdon family portrait.

The Glensheen Mansion Murder Story (Original Video)

Image placeholder title. The lead investigator of the infamous murders at Glensheen mansion ...

Most of all, it all feels so…. real. Because it is. The Christmas cactus in the breakfast room was Clara Congdon's and ...

Glensheen, seen through the fence along Highway 61

Notice the light on the wall, unlit...below it is lit from

If scenery like this was just 3 hours away, wouldn't you go? Especially if you had a great guide (aka my Mom)! This is Gooseberry Falls, just north of ...

Mrs. Kinsolving (played by Rosemary Murphy) and Francesca (Patty Duke) star in "You'll Like My Mother," which was filmed at Glensheen mansion in the winter ...

Glensheen's lush, green-tiled breakfast room.

Marjorie Congdon, when she was arrested for arson in Arizona.

The fountain in the breakfast room, which brings water from the on-premis creek

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My cousin Scott and I celebrating Halloween in 2010, I haven't dressed up for two years so this is the most recent costume I have!

The formal garden. Image from Dennis O'Hara

Twin Cities playwright, composer turning Congdon murders into musical ' Glensheen' | Duluth News Tribune

Jeffrey Hatcher, Chan Poling turn Congdon murders into musical 'Glensheen'

Great tour: If you haven't done so, take it. If you have, I promise you'll notice something new.

The stairwell where Velma Pietila was killed at Glensheen on June 27, 1977 is taped off as police investigate and process the crime scene.

A portrait of Chester Congdon looks over visitors to the library.

Glensheen Mansion

Lights in the ceilings even, Clara?! Cool.

The front staircase: notice the incredibly intricate carvings. “

Ah, the things this poor pendant lamp has seen…

Marjorie Caldwell Hagen

The Congdon Family - Glensheen Mansion. My grandmother worked for the Congdons.

Members of the Congdon family enjoying a picnic.