Night in Minneapolis

These Night in Minneapolis Postcards were printed in the 1920′s by the V.O. Hammon Publishing Company of Chicago. Oh Gosh, Lena! Look at all those electrical li...

Rice and Amelia

Nokomis was originally named Lake Amelia in honor of Captain George Gooding’s daughter, Amelia, in 1819. Its current name wasn’t adopted until 1910. Nokomis was...

Where Men Meet Men

Built at 9th and Lasalle in 1919 the old YMCA building in downtown Minneapolis originally had a low-rise wing to the north which contained the swimming pool. Th...