The Minnesota Historical Society preserves and makes available a wide range of materials chronicling Minnesota's history and culture. The goals of the Collections Department are to collect and preserve; provide access and interpretation; and engage in education and outreach. This blog is a tool to share these stories and let people know what is happening in the department.
Although better known for his work as a sculptor, this mixed-media collage was created by John Rood in 1957. It features clippings from newspapers, pamphlets and maps.