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Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Records

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0324

Description of Contents

This collection is currently being arranged and preserved. The finding aid is not complete. If you have questions, please contact Special Collections staff.

Committee materials, correspondence, subject files, petitions, oversize maps, and other administrative records created by the Minneapolis Board of Park Commissioners (now the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board) from the 1890s to 1960s.

Most materials are organized by committee and are most easily located through references in the Board Proceedings, which are also available in Special Collections.

Dates

  • 1880s - 1960s

Creator

Access Restrictions

The physical collection is available for use in Special Collections during the department's open hours. Selected maps, plans, and architectural drawings from this collection are available in the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Collection in the Hennepin County Library Digital Collections.

Extent

124 boxes (124 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Title
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Records
Status
Completed
Author
Gage Backman, Jenna Jacobs
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.
612-543-8200