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: Summer 2020

Featured in this Issue:

  • 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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Previous Issues

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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Cover of current issue Winter 2019-2020
  • 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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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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