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4 Locations ~ Curated by Macalester College Students and Richard L. Kronick


4 Locations ~ Curated by Individual building descriptions by Macalester College students in 2019

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WELCOME TO MARCY-HOLMES • • • Narrated by Doug Carlson • Originally the town of St. Anthony Falls, Marcy-Holmes is the oldest neighborhood in Minneapolis. It is east of the Mississippi and south of East Hennepin Avenue, which is why it’s…

THE MANSION HE OWNED TWICE • • • • 527 5th Street SE • Architect Unknown • Italianate-style • Narrated by Larry Prinds When Thomas Andrews built this Italianate Revival house at 527 5th Street SE, he was following in the footsteps of other…

Architect: M. Paul Friedberg and Associates, 1976 By the 1960s, the once fashionable Loring Park area had become run down. In response, both the Minneapolis City Council and the Downtown Council (a business leaders’ group) put forward plans in the…

Original owner: Helene Hawley Architect: William Channing Whitney Built 1904