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.
On this date in 1981, a tornado traveled from Edina to Minneapolis to Roseville, killing one and injuring eighty-three.
It is also caused $47 million in damages.
This button was made afterwards in the same year.