Description of Contents
This collection includes research materials on a variety of local locations and topics. Specific topics include Cedar Riverside, Lake Harriet, Minnesota fairs (including King’s Fair), William S. King, St. Anthony Falls, River Place, Security Deere, Preservation Matters, Lindsay Warehouse, Freight Station, 9th St. S Historic District, Warehouse District, and the Minneapolis Post Office Main Station. The collection also contains general research on local architecture, railroads, movie theaters, storefronts, bridges, and neighborhoods. Materials include articles, maps, National Register nomination forms, timelines, photographs, and evaluations of buildings and sites. The materials are drawn primarily from the collections of the Hennepin County Library, the Minnesota Historical Society and the National Archives.
- Creation: 1979 - 1994
- From the Collection: Historical Research, Inc (Organization)
- From the Collection: Roberts, Norene (Person)
The physical collection is available for use in Special Collections at Minneapolis Central Library during the department's open hours. Photographs from this collection are available in the Historical Research Inc. Collection in the Hennepin County Library Digital Collections.
From the Collection: 2.52 Linear feet (6 boxes)
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
Newspaper clipping and typed notes.
Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository
Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.