Minneapolis Riverfront Redevelopment Oral History Project: Interview with Robert Roscoe
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Minneapolis architect Robert Roscoe served on the Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission from 1980 to 1999. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Saving the Crown Roller Mill from demolition; Ann Calvert's important work; challenges of the Minneapolis U.S. Post Office renovation; the politics behind saving the State Theatre; the role of preservation - from the West Bank and East Hennepin to plans for the Pillsbury A Mill; how the RiverWest apartment building was developed.
Quantity 1 hour sound disc
13 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 60 minutes length
Creation Interviewer: Mack, Linda
Interviewee: Roscoe, Robert
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 12/15/2008
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 117
Accession Number AV2009.52.22
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minneapolis Riverfront Redevelopment Oral History Project'

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