Minneapolis Riverfront Redevelopment Oral History Project: Interview with Donald and Arvonne Fraser
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Donald Fraser was mayor of Minneapolis from 1980 to 1993. Arvonne Fraser is a civic activist, senior fellow emeritus of the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota, and at the time of the interview, head of the Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood Association. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Development of Riverplace; the Riverfront Development Coordination Board and its work; Nicollet Island clean-up and the influence of Father Moss, pastor of Our Lady of Lourdes Church; the Pillsbury A Mill project and the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood; the Grove Street Flats; and the importance of the Stone Arch Bridge renovation.
Quantity .75 hours sound disc
17 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 45 minutes length
Creation Interviewer: Mack, Linda
Interviewee: Fraser, Donald MacKay
Interviewee: Fraser, Arvonne S.
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 06/17/2008
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 117
Accession Number AV2009.52.9
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minneapolis Riverfront Redevelopment Oral History Project'

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