Minnesota State Fair in Archival Film Footage

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Minnesota State Fair in Archival Film Footage

By: admin | Podcasts and Slideshows | August 20, 2008
In our tribute to the MN State Fair, Collections Assistant John Fulton digs into the KSTP-TV news film Archive to find some stories that recall Fairs gone by. A taste of the large amount of film in the society’s collection.