What: Treasures of the Northwest Architectural Archives
When: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Welcome and remarks at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Purcell and Elmslie 1911 Owre House, 2625 Newton Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55405
Join hosts Phil Willkie, Linda Mack, Charlene Roise, Nina Archabal, Dale Mulfinger, and University Librarian Wendy Pradt Lougee for a lovely summer evening at the Purcell and Elmslie 1911 Owre House and support the Northwest Architectural Archives.
The evening will include a reception and light supper. Welcome by Wendy Pradt Lougee and remarks by Al Lathrop, former curator of the Northwest Architectural Archives at 6:00 p.m.
Visit this historic Prairie School home and learn about the rich holdings of the Northwest Architectural Archives, part of the University of Minnesota Libraries. These archives house the drawings, photographs, and records of the work of notable Minnesota architects including Leon Arnal, Ralph Rapson, and John Howe.
Please RSVP by contacting Lanaya Stangret at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-624-9339.
$50/person or $70/couple.
Phil Willkie has offered to match any gifts of $100 or more per person (up to $1,000).
Checks can be mailed to:
University of Minnesota Libraries
Wilson Library, Room 499
309 19th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Checks should be made payable to the University of Minnesota Foundation.
Please add “NAA” in the note area. You can make your donation the day of the event.