First Fridays: October 2017
October 6 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pmFree
Organic and Locally Sourced Tales from the Archives
The Archives and Special Collections at the University of Minnesota contains more stories of nice and not-so-nice Minnesotans than you can shake a Pronto Pup at. From the selfless and heroic local innovators and activists to the insular recidivists throughout its history, Minnesota’s historical extremes will be highlighted in the 2017-2018 First Fridays season.
What: First Fridays
When: October 6, 2017, (Light refreshments at 11:45 a.m. with the presentation at noon.
Where: Elmer L. Andersen Library, Room 120 (parking and directions)
Free and open to the public
Minnesota NICE: GLBT History in the Heartland
Presented by Lisa Vecoli, Curator, Tretter Collection
The Nice Life: Cabins in Minnesota
Presented by Cheryll Fong, Assistant Curator, Northwest Architectural Archives
About First Fridays
First Fridays is made possible by a generous gift from Governor Elmer L. and Mrs. Eleanor Andersen in honor of former University Librarian Dr. Edward B. Stanford.