Minneapolis Riverfront Redevelopment Oral History Project: Interview with Albert Hofstede
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Northeast Minneapolis native Albert Hofstede served on the Minneapolis City Council from 1968 to 1970, was chair of the Metropolitan Council from 1971 to 1973, and Mayor of Minneapolis, 1974-75 and 1978-79. At the time of the interview he was with North State Advisors. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Debate about Nicollet Island; the Grove Street Flats; DeLaSalle High School; Father Moss; Bob Boisclair and the Japanese developing Riverplace; the end of plans for I-335; development of St. Anthony West and St. Anthony East; buying out B.F. Nelson; use of Metropolitan Open Space funding. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: Audio of interview is not available.
1 hour sound disc
15 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
60 minutes length
Interviewer: Mack, Linda
Interviewee: Hofstede, Albert J.
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 117 (Library Call Number)
AV2009.52.13 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minneapolis Riverfront Redevelopment Oral History Project'