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Doing Research

Text in progress to include:
Link to timeline
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Statement on what we provide / can't provide in terms of research

Other sources for doing research on the history of MCAD and associated faculty and alumni (a sub page of Doing Research?)

Archives and Libraries:

Hennepin County Library's James K. Hosmer Special Collections
Minneapolis Central Library 4th floor
300 Nicollet Mall Minneapolis, MN 55401

Hennepin History Museum Library
2303 Third Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404 

Minnesota Historical Society Library
345 W Kellogg, St. Paul, MN 55102 

Art Research & Reference Library
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
(612) 870-3117

Children's Literature Research Collections
Andersen Library
University of Minnesota
222 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Online Sources:

Chronicling America 
Historic newspapers available online through the Library of Congress, include these local papers: Daily Globe (St. Paul, Minn 1878-1884), The Minneapolis Journal (1888-1939), The Saint Paul Globe (1896-1905), St. Paul Daily Globe (1884-1896)

Hennepin County Library's James K. Hosmer Special Collections has many useful links for online information and is open to the public.

Minneapolis City Directory Collection 1859-1944 online through Hennepin County Library

Minneapolis High School Yearbook Collection Online

Minneapolis Photo Collection

Historical Newspapers

Minnesota Historical Society's Homepage

Minnesota Historical Society's People Finder: searches birth and death records, state census, veterans' grave registrations, the Minnesota Historical Society's online finding aids, etc.

Minnesota Historical Society's Collections Online search

Minnesota Digital Library - Minnesota Reflections