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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Purvis, Garry L. "A Selected History of Garden City Township, Minnesota." Paper, 1965.
MSU Archives Collection 1324
Purvis, Garry L. "A Selected History of Garden City Township, Minnesota." Paper, 1965. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1324. 1 folder, 22 pages.
This collection consists of a paper written by Garry L. Purvis about the history of Garden City Township, Minnesota. The paper discusses the area's history from its settlement in 1864 until the early 1900s. The early settlers in Garden City Township, flour milling in the area, and church activities are all covered in this paper. Maps and photographs of Garden City homes and businesses are also included as an appendix to the paper. This paper was written in 1965, as an assignment in Dr. Bert Burns' Historical Geography class at Mankato State College.
There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.
Purvis, Garry L. "A Selected History of Garden City Township, Minnesota." Paper, 1965. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1324, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Garry L. Purvis donated this collection.
Karyn Nester processed this collection in March 1988. Finding aid revised by Robert Russell January 2001.
It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about Garden City Township available elsewhere.
LCSH Subject Headings:
Garden City Twp.-Blue Earth County (Minn)-History.
Garden City (Minn.)
Purvis, Garry L.