BA Robbinsdale Historical Society
DF Photos, Newspaper Articles
IA (Men with barrels) A sohurum mill in Crystal on Douglas Drive- 38th and Douglas, W.H. Johnson owned the far, and L.C. Roth (?) white beard, rand the soghrum mill- soghrum was ground and made into syrup, early 1900s; (House exterior) The Tea House, late 1920s, now housed by Washburn McReavy W lander Quist funeral home, Edith and Amy Robbins tea room- 1920- where Welander Quist mortuary now stands; (Auto garage) 1990 East side of W. Broadway and 41st; (Store exterior) 1890 Swifts Drug Store
OB Miscellaneous Businesses
OC Business Files
PB This file contains several different artifacts for several different businesses, which are mentioned here: Bodywise Therapeutic Massage Associetes (introductory newspaper cutout), Stained Glass Shoppe (newspaper article about owner Anne Casella and her new store), La Cucina Di Nonna Rosa;s Ristorante Italiano (introductory newspaper article) Town Center (newspaper article describing Francis Carrington buying the property in 1993), West Broadway vacant business (newspaper article on what will replace Pawn America), G & R Co. (newspaper article describing a sign dispute between the auto glass store and the city), Annex Teen Clinic (newspaper article about it moving into the basement of the library building), SoloPoint (introductory newspaper article), Christian Recovery Center (introductory newspaper article), F & R Realty, Inc. (Newspaper advertisement), Pilgrim Cleaners (2 articles describing the opening of the dirive-in window), Robbinsdale Clinic (article about facility in wake of abortion clinic bombings), Kathy’s Gingerbread House (2 articles describing the 24-year history of the store and its move to a new locartion), Pawn America (article describing the move of a location), Robbinsdale Marine (Newspaper advertisement), Personal Perfection (article describing the closing of the salon), Robbinsdale Economic Development Authority (article describing the construction of a new billboard), Custom Door Sales (newspaper advertisement), Girling Warner Transportation Co. (Photocopy of a newspaper advertisement), Joel Osterhus (Newspaper advertisement), Basket Grocery (introductory article from 1914), Sundby General store (article describing change in owners from 1914), Bartlett Hotel (article about new owner, from 1914), Vavra Harness (introductory article from 1914), Moede Drug (introductory article from 1914), Nash Plumbing (introductory article from 1914), Robbinsdale Transfer Co. (Newspaper advertisement photocopy), The Tile Mart (newspaper advertisement photocopy), Swift’s Drug Store (photocopy of store front), The Tea House (exterior photo), Trump’s Feed Mill (exterior photo), Harmon Glass (exterior photo), Montgomery Ward (overview photo), Sorghum Mill (photo of operation). Also included is a birthday card from Jedidiah Krauss (perhaps a dairy), and a listing of businesses from the Robbinsdale area of 1942, which includes a map. Also added is a replica newspaper section taken from the 1/18/14 Minneapolis Journal that describes various Robbinsdale businesses
PD Several reproduced photos, with some originals from more recently. There are several newspaper cutouts along with some photocopies.
TI Miscellaneous Businesses