Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
The collection consists of handbooks, directories, annual banquet information, newspaper clippings, assorted administrative documents, and photographs documenting the Minnehikers from the 1920s to the 1980s. The bulk of the material documents the 1920s and 1930s. Slides taken by Bernice Catlin date from the 1960s to 1980s.
This collection documents the ECCO neighborhood and its residents through the activities of the ECCO Board and the East Calhoun News. The collection has been divided into two series: I. Photos II. Neighborhood Papers
Print photographs, negatives, and lantern slides of Minneapolis churches, buildings, parks, and other local scenes. Most photos were taken in the 1930s by WPA-funded library staff. Some photos are reproductions made by library staff from older photos, including the photos of Minneapolis parks. Many lantern slides are from an earlier era, but were colorized by WPA staff.
The collection consists of planning materials for the Victory Memorial Drive Dedication ceremony on June 11, 1921, including correspondence to and from the chair of the Victory Memorial Driveway Committee, minutes of committee meetings, documents relating to the Loring Tree Trust, event programs, oversize maps, and an artificial flower bouquet given to Gold Star mothers.
Collection consists of memorandums, correspondence, handwritten notes, agendas, and maps related to the Victory Park Planning Committee from 1974 to 1977.
- Parks -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 6
- Kenwood Neighborhood (Minneapolis, Minn.) 2
- Minneapolis Neighborhood Organization Collections 2
- Outdoor recreation -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 2
- Branch libraries -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 1
- Bryant Neighborhood (Minneapolis, Minn.) 1
- Bryn Mawr Neighborhood (Minneapolis, Minn.) 1
- Building -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 1
- Calhoun, Lake (Minn.) 1
- Carag Neighborhood (Minneapolis, Minn.) 1
- Churches -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 1
- Clubs -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis. 1
- Community newspapers. 1
- Community organization -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis. 1
- East Bde Maka Ska Neighborhood (Minneapolis, Minn.) 1
- East Calhoun Neighborhood (Minneapolis, Minn.) 1
- Fishing -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 1
- Gardens 1
- Glenwood-Camden Parkway (Minneapolis, Minn.) 1
- Hiking -- Minnesota. 1 + ∧ less