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

John Jamieson: Neighborhood Superhero

2021-07-07T12:30:19+00:00

One of the biggest blockbuster movies before the pandemic crept up on us at the end of 2019 was Endgame. Oh-and let’s not forget The Joker. I’m too scared to watch Joker, so I’m just going on Rotten Tomatoes (ratings) that both [...]

John Jamieson: Neighborhood Superhero2021-07-07T12:30:19+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

Northwestern National Bank Building Relics

2021-05-25T14:51:36+00:00

These six brass stanchions with their velvet ropes tell a fascinating history of architectural styles and a Minnesota-based bank. They originally stood in the Northwestern National Bank building, which opened in 1930 in downtown Minneapolis. While the building has long since disappeared, [...]

Northwestern National Bank Building Relics2021-05-25T14:51:36+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
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