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 2020-21

  • Hardware Store Sedition: The Case of Charles W. Anding
  • Flying for Dollars: The Victory Loan Flying Circus in the Twin Ports, April 20, 1919
  • MNHS Press Book Excerpt: Daybreak Woman: An Anglo-Dakota Life

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Previous Issues

Cover of current issue Fall 2020
  • So Near and Yet So Far: The Female Suffrage Bill of 1870
  • Julia B. Nelson: “The Rock on Which the Effort for Woman Suffrage Has Been Founded in This State”
  • Woman Suffrage and Ethnicity in Rural Minnesota: Local Agitation in Pipestone and Lyon Counties

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Cover of current issue Summer 2020
  • The Importance of History in Times of Crisis
  • Something in the Water Brainerd's Water Fluoridation Battle
  • "In That Very Northern City" Recovering a Forgotten Struggle for Racial Integration in Duluth

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Cover of current issue Spring 2020
  • Gaining Sweat Equity: Girls Push for Place on High School Teams
  • Built to Last: The Historic Spangenberg Farmhouses
  • "Two Cats Have Died, and I'm Not Feeling So Good Myself": Origins of Minnesota's State Superfund Law

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