A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls

2021-08-25T15:46:14+00:00

The lost history of Minnehaha Falls includes dance halls, secret saloons, wild behavior, lawsuits and whiskey. Join historian Karen Cooper for a 1 mile walk as she tours the places in Minnehaha Park where all this mayhem occurred a hundred years ago. [...]

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls2021-08-25T15:46:14+00:00

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls

2021-08-05T19:19:57+00:00

The lost history of Minnehaha Falls includes dance halls, secret saloons, wild behavior, lawsuits and whiskey. Join historian Karen Cooper for a 1 mile walk as she tours the places in Minnehaha Park where all this mayhem occurred a hundred years ago. [...]

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls2021-08-05T19:19:57+00:00

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls

2021-07-01T23:26:57+00:00

The lost history of Minnehaha Falls includes dance halls, secret saloons, wild behavior, lawsuits and whiskey. Join historian Karen Cooper for a 1 mile walk as she tours the places in Minnehaha Park where all this mayhem occurred a hundred years ago. [...]

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls2021-07-01T23:26:57+00:00

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls

2021-07-01T23:27:02+00:00

The lost history of Minnehaha Falls includes dance halls, secret saloons, wild behavior, lawsuits and whiskey. Join historian Karen Cooper for a 1 mile walk as she tours the places in Minnehaha Park where all this mayhem occurred a hundred years ago. [...]

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls2021-07-01T23:27:02+00:00

Voices from the Pandemic

2021-05-05T16:37:31+00:00

Join us for a conversation between Jennifer Vongroven and Agatha Lamin, two healthcare workers on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic in Minneapolis. The discussion will be moderated by Zac Farber, former editor of the Southwest Journal.

Voices from the Pandemic2021-05-05T16:37:31+00:00

Mutual Aid Community History Workshop

2021-04-16T20:53:57+00:00

Join us for an interactive program about religion and mutual aid co-hosted by History for the Future. This workshop will focus on the histories of mutual aid within faith institutions and how these histories have led religious institutions to be able to assist during this crucial moment of increasing despair and hardship due to the pandemic.

Mutual Aid Community History Workshop2021-04-16T20:53:57+00:00

From the Magazine: Lena Olive Smith

2021-02-26T14:16:11+00:00

Lena Olive Smith: Civil Rights in the 1930s by Jackie Sluss This article was originally published in Hennepin History Magazine, Winter 1995, Vol. 54, No. 1   Lena Olive Smith and client at Olive Hair Store, Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis. Courtesy Minnesota [...]

From the Magazine: Lena Olive Smith2021-02-26T14:16:11+00:00

A Public History of 35W: Resisting Expansion

2021-04-26T18:20:37+00:00

This virtual event will discuss opposition to plans to expand Interstate 35W from 1986 to the early 2000s. Panelists will include political and community leaders who advocated for transportation alternatives, brought awareness to automobile pollution, and pushed back against the demolition of housing for freeways.

A Public History of 35W: Resisting Expansion2021-04-26T18:20:37+00:00
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