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Studies, Surveys and Reports, 1972-85


Description of Contents

From the Collection:

The collection consists of meeting materials, correspondence, administrative documents, building plans, photographic prints and negatives, National Register of Historic Places nomination forms for Minneapolis properties, and reports documenting the work of the Minneapolis Historic Preservation Commission. The collection includes papers that span the years 1970-1987. These papers include meeting agenda and minutes, surveys and reports on proposed preservation sites, correspondence, various organizational documents pertaining to commission history, objectives, and goals. The collection includes materials on the redevelopment of the Milwaukee Avenue/Seward West area.

The collection also includes several encapsulated building plans depicting the restoration of Milwaukee Avenue and several publications by the Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission.


  • Creation: 1972-85



The physical collection is available for use in Special Collections at Minneapolis Central Library during the department's open hours. Images from this collection are available in the Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission (HPC) Collection in the Hennepin County Library Digital Collections.


From the Collection: 5.62 Linear Feet (15 boxes, 6 volumes, 35mm negatives, and oversize plans)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.