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Collection on the Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0368
Description of Contents Promotional materials, historical information, publications, correspondence, and photographs related to the Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary in Theodore Wirth Regional Park. Materials of note include correspondence and publications by Eloise Butler, records of the Eloise Butler Memorial Association's efforts to erect a plaque in honor of Butler, and materials from the Friends of the Wildflower Garden. Photographs in this collection were likely removed from a scrapbook, as...
Dates: 1910 - 2002

Collection on the Minnehikers

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0097
Description of Contents

The collection consists of handbooks, directories, annual banquet information, newspaper clippins, 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.

Dates: 1919 - 2010

East Calhoun Community Organization (ECCO) Records

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Identifier: M/A 0179
Description of Contents

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

Dates: 1977 - 1992

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...
Dates: 1880s - 1960s

People for Parks Records

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0363
Abstract Administrative and financial documents, board of directors and committee meeting materials, newsletters, project and subject files, correspondence, promotional materials and limited photographs created or compiled by People for Parks from 1977 to 2015. People for Parks is a non-profit community organization dedicated to support of Minneapolis parks. The collection documents People for Parks’ park revitalization and fundraising efforts in coordination with the Minneapolis Park and Recreation...
Dates: 1977 - 2017

Rhoda Lewin Papers on the Kenwood Park Neighborhood Center

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0227
Description of Contents The collection includes newspaper clippings, petitions, correspondence, proposals, news releases, statements, programs, MPRB Capital Improvement Program, 1981-1985 and minutes from various meetings. The newspaper clippings discuss the proposed plans, controversy, and beginning of construction. The correspondence, news releases, proposals, petitions, statements, programs and capital improvement plan give vivid detail of the back and forth dialogue and controversy between the City of...
Dates: 1979 - 1985

Victory Memorial Driveway Committee Records

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Identifier: M/A 0145
Description of Contents

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.

Dates: 1921

Victory Neighborhood Council Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: M/A 0223
Description of Contents

One box. Collection consists of memorandums, correspondence, handwritten notes, agendas, and maps related to Victory Park Planning Committee spanning 1974-1977.

Dates: 1974 - 1977

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