From the Magazine: Water travelers

2021-09-10T16:52:46+00:00

Water travelers: Fredrick-Miller Spring by Charlie Maguire This article was originally published in Hennepin History, Vol. 80, No. 2, 2021 I grew up where the drinking water never tasted good. Our well water was so full of minerals that we [...]

From the Magazine: Water travelers2021-09-10T16:52:46+00:00

From the Magazine: When Hollywood Came to MSP

2021-09-09T21:59:24+00:00

By Bruce Bruemmer This article was originally published in Hennepin History, Vol. 80, No. 2, 2021 Four "display" airplanes were parked around the cylindrical Cooper Theatre in St. Louis Park in preparation for a special premiere of the movie, Airport. Its [...]

From the Magazine: When Hollywood Came to MSP2021-09-09T21:59:24+00:00

From the Magazine: The Art-O-Graph story

2021-06-22T18:13:58+00:00

The Art-O-Graph story: Small, nimble firm has large, lasting legacy By Paula M. Hirschoff This article was originally published in Hennepin History, 2021, Vol. 80, No. 1. An early model of the Art-O-Graph, 1950s. An assemblage of auto [...]

From the Magazine: The Art-O-Graph story2021-06-22T18:13:58+00:00

From the Magazine: Hennepin Medical History Center

2021-05-18T16:03:16+00:00

A tour of the collections of the Hennepin Medical History Center By CAROL OELTJENBRUNS This article was originally published in Hennepin History, 2021, Vol. 80, No. 1. Go back in medical history by visiting this nearly hidden archive embedded inside the bustling [...]

From the Magazine: Hennepin Medical History Center2021-05-18T16:03:16+00:00

From the Magazine: Tales from the Terrace

2021-05-03T16:07:59+00:00

by David Leonhardt This article was originally published in Hennepin History, 2021, Vol. 80, No.1 The Terrace Theatre in Robbinsdale was open for nearly 50 years. Hundreds, if not thousands, of people worked there during that time — and made lasting memories, [...]

From the Magazine: Tales from the Terrace2021-05-03T16:07:59+00:00

From the Magazine: Japanese Language School

2021-04-09T21:13:21+00:00

Japanese Language School at Camp Savage and Fort Snelling shortened World War II and brought people together by Charlie Maguire During World War II, some 5,000 to 6,000 Japanese American soldiers, members of the US Army's Military Intelligence Service, were given [...]

From the Magazine: Japanese Language School2021-04-09T21:13:21+00:00

From the Magazine: Edifices for Educators

2021-04-02T13:21:00+00:00

Edifices for Educators: Buildings Named for University Women By Claire Strom This article was originally published in Hennepin History Spring 1991, Vol. 50, No 2 Organizations have always found ways to honor the achievements of their members. The Catholic Church [...]

From the Magazine: Edifices for Educators2021-04-02T13:21:00+00:00

From the Magazine: Marketing the Modern Woman

2021-03-26T14:28:14+00:00

by Susan Marks-Kerst This article was originally published in Hennepin History, Spring 1999, Vol. 58, No. 2 General Mills touted Betty Crocker’s homemaking expertise in this Gold Medal Flour booklet in 1925. Photo credit: General Mills, courtesy of Jeremy Gale [...]

From the Magazine: Marketing the Modern Woman2021-03-26T14:28:14+00:00
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