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Fragments and foments for the 4th

That which distinguishes this day from all others is that then both orators and artillerymen shoot blank cartridges. ~John Burroughs

This wry observation on the forthcoming Fourth of July inspires random thoughts and a dip into the scattered notes that don’t quite sum to a cogent theme – or post.  540 more words

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Defining Wirth

The Minneapolis Park Board and Hennepin County Library report that we are probably only weeks away from the transfer of the park board’s historical archives to the downtown Minneapolis library. 1,241 more words

Minneapolis Parks: General

I Recommend Lindsay Townsend's Historical Fiction

Lindsay Townsend has several 99cents books check her writing out with these .99 cent titles:

Sir Baldwin and the Christmas Ghosts, Night of the Storm, The English Daughter, Voices in the Dark, A Christmas Sleeping Beauty. 27 more words

Finding Minnesota: Minneapolis Athenaeum

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The quest for knowledge often requires a search of the past and a plethora of information lies in the stacks at the Hennepin County Library. 612 more words

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