Minnesota History Magazine

Minnesota History magazine provides history lovers with intriguing stories about Minnesota’s past in full-color, richly illustrated print and digital formats.

  • In-depth articles
  • Lively short features
  • Stunning historic photographs and artwork

The magazine is published four times a year as a benefit of MNHS membership and is also available by subscription.

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Current Issue: Winter 2019-2020

Featured in this Issue:

  • Roy Wilkins in Minnesota: Remembering a Civil Rights Hero
  • Minneapolis Fire: Irwin Klein and the Decisive Moment
  • Mayo Clinic's Moulages and Medical Museum: The Waxing and Waning of a Twentieth Century Partnership
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Previous Issues

Cover of current issue Fall 2019
  • 1969 Bus Strike: Twin Cities Mass Transit Turning Point
  • Take Me to the River: Establishing a Rowing Home in Minneapolis
  • From the Archives: Triple Jeopardy: The 1879 Muss v. Muss Case
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Cover of current issue Summer 2019
  • Black Cloud: The Struggles of St. Cloud's African American Community, 1880-1920
  • WPA-Built Golf Courses in Minnesota
  • "Minnesota is Open to Everything": Queer Hmong and the Politics of Community Formation in the Diaspora
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Cover of current issue Spring 2019
  • Out of Silence: FREE, Minnesota's First Gay Rights Organization
  • Homecroft City: The 'Duluth Idea' in the Progressive Movement
  • From the Archives: The Presidency or Nothing: Cushman K. Davis and the Campaign of 1896
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