News Releases

September 2013
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September 11, 2013 Free History Center Lectures Explore F. Scott Fitzgerald, St. Paul's Gangster History and James J. Hill's Railroad War
September 11, 2013 Popular History Forum Lecture Series Begins Oct. 12 at History Center
September 11, 2013 Frightfully Delightful Programs this Halloween at Minnesota Historical Society Sites and Museums
September 4, 2013 Ramsey Time Capsule, History Chef, Ramsey After Dark, History Happy Hour and a Halloween Show at the Alexander Ramsey House in October
September 4, 2013 Explore the Upper Post, Try a New Take on Halloween with History Mystery Nights and Visit During School Release Days at Historic Fort Snelling
September 4, 2013 Washburn A. Mill Tours, a Brownie Bake Off and White vs. Whole Wheat Flour this October at Mill City Museum
September 4, 2013 Special Theme Tours of the Minnesota State Capitol in October
September 4, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: 1st USS Minnesota Artifacts to be at Commissioning of 3rd USS Minnesota in Norfolk Saturday
September 3, 2013 The Minnesota Historical Society Builds Our State's Legacy with 58 Grants Awarded Across Minnesota
August 2013
Release date Release
August 28, 2013 Society Earns Award to Study Energy-Efficient Solutions for Storage of Cultural Heritage Collection
August 28, 2013 Discover Your Family Tree With a Two-Part Class Sept. 28 at the Minnesota Historical Society Library
August 28, 2013 Free Admission to Dakota/Ojibwe Family Day, Sept. 28 at the Minnesota History Center
August 28, 2013 Celebrate the Birthday of James J. Hill Sept. 14 and 15
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: Back to School Brings Unprecedented New History Education Opportunities From the Minnesota Historical Society
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: New Edition of "Northern Lights" Shines
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: Historic Sites Add 16 New Field Trip Lessons
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: History Live to Deliver Two Dynamic New Lessons
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: New History Workshops, Online Courses and Memberships for Teachers
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: "Then Now Wow" Minnesota History Exhibit Tailored to Students
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: Students Learn Creatively With Hands-on History
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: National History Day in Minnesota Prepares Students for College
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: History Player in the Classroom Great Alternative to Field Trips
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: New Innovative History Education Programs Coming Soon
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: Images
August 22, 2013 Minnesota Historical Society Education: Spokespeople
August 21, 2013 Free Film, Sept. 10 at the Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site
August 21, 2013 September Means Sweet Teeth and Dirty Feet at the Oliver H. Kelley Farm
August 21, 2013 Bus Tour to History Center Features Items from Historic Forestville
August 14, 2013 Key Player in Development of MHS Historic Sites Network to Retire
August 14, 2013 Tour Summit Avenue and See F. Scott Fitzgerald's St. Paul in September
August 14, 2013 Kids Crafts, Wild Rice Processing and a Porcupine Quill Jewelry Workshop at Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post in September
August 14, 2013 33rd Annual Historic Preservation Conference to be Held Sept. 12 and 13 in Lanesboro
August 14, 2013 Take a Civil War Tour and See the Golden Horses by Starlight in September at the Minnesota State Capitol
August 14, 2013 New Architecture and Brewing History Tours Offered in September
August 14, 2013 Mill City Museum Oktoberfest, Tours and a New Exhibit this September
August 7, 2013 Mill City Museum Celebrates 10 Years with Free Admission and Programming, Sept. 14 and 15
August 7, 2013 Discover Historic Fort Snelling in September through Tours, Scout Camps and World War I Programs
August 7, 2013 Ramsey Time Capsule, Ramsey After Dark and History Happy Hour in September at the Alexander Ramsey House
August 7, 2013 Hours Extended for Popular Exhibits at the History Center
August 5, 2013 Flappers, Bootleggers and Local Legends in New Exhibit About Prohibition
August 5, 2013 American Spirits: Exhibit Experience
August 5, 2013 American Spirits: History
August 5, 2013 American Spirits: Images
August 5, 2013 Meet the History Hound, Minnesota's Newest Mascot, at the State Fair
July 2013
Release date Release
July 31, 2013 Children's Weekend at the North West Company Fur Post Aug. 24 and 25
July 31, 2013 Visit Split Rock Lighthouse for National Lighthouse Day Aug. 7 and See Firsthand Why it's Been Named a 2013 'Best Public Lake View Spot' by Lake Superior Magazine
July 24, 2013 Discover Edible Nature and the Power of Horses at the Forest History Center in August
July 24, 2013 Day of Pickling, Defining State Lines and Historic Forestville at Dusk in August
July 24, 2013 A Free Evening of Jazz Music and History in Mendota on Aug. 14
July 22, 2013 Young Minnesotans Mentor Young Iraqis in Creating Youth Exhibit in Baghdad

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