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The WPA Guide to the Minnesota Arrowhead Country: The Federal Writers' Project Guide to 1930s Minnesota

$ 16.95


Now with a new introduction by Cathy Wurzer, host of MPR's Morning Edition and TPT's Almanac.

First published in 1941 as part of the American Guide Series, this lively book describes Minnesota's popular northern region. Special features include fifteen canoe trips; five maps; thirty-seven photographs; forty-seven city, town, and village profiles; four road tours; a chronology; a glossary; and a bibliography with updated suggestions for further reading in fiction and nonfiction about the region.

New introduction by Francis M. Carroll.


  • By: Workers of the Writers’ Program of the WPA
  • Format: paper, 272 pp., 6 X 9, 1 map, index, bibliography
  • Publisher: MNHS Press
  • Product ##: 9780873516341


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