MN90: Minnesota History in 90 Seconds

Series produced by Ampers

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MN90: Minnesota History in 90 Seconds" is a history program airing on Ampers stations in Minnesota. It is a co-production of Ampers and the Minnesota Historical Society.

MN90: Minnesota History in 90 Seconds" is a history program airing on Ampers stations in Minnesota. It is a co-production of Ampers and the Minnesota Historical Society.


626 Pieces

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A Minnesota surgeon’s pioneering and lifesaving transplant operation played a large role in developing a nationwide organ donor system. The patient...

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis, KKWE Niijii Radio, KSRQ, WTIP, KVSC and more


  • Added: Oct 15, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 14
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Desegregating schools in southern states took a presidential declaration and national guard protection. But one of Minnesota’s most notable politic...

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis, KBEM, KSRQ, KVSC, KKWE Niijii Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 21
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Half black, half Ojibwe, George Bonga was the first person of African descent born in what was then the territory of Minnesota in 1802. He was a...

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis, KSRQ, KVSC, WTIP, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Jan 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:32
  • Purchases: 25
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The not-so tiny town of Chanhassen, Minnesota is home to one of the longest running dinner theater's in the country. It began when Herbert and Caro...

Bought by KSRQ, KVSC, KFAI Minneapolis, KKWE Niijii Radio, WTIP and more


  • Added: Jan 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 30
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Alfalfa plays a major part in feeding the livestock that bring us the food and milk we eat today. It was a modest farmer from Baden Germany who mov...

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, KKWE Niijii Radio, KVSC, WTIP and more


  • Added: Jan 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:32
  • Purchases: 18
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Martha Ripley was a nurse by training when she moved to Minneapolis with her husband in 1883. Her expertise in medical care and her commitment to ...

Bought by KUMD, KKWE Niijii Radio, WTIP, KSRQ, KVSC and more


  • Added: Jan 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:31
  • Purchases: 27
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The legend of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox is a tall one, literally, in Minnesota. This famous lumberjack first appeared as part of an advertis...

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis, KKWE Niijii Radio, WGZS, Bois Forte Tribal Community Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:32
  • Purchases: 12
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It’s believed that the bible has been translated into more than 150 different languages. And as Allison Herrera tells us…one translation can be tr...

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis, KKWE Niijii Radio, WGZS, KKWE Niijii Radio, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota and more


  • Added: Feb 27, 2014
  • Length: 01:33
  • Purchases: 14
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This small collection of random words glued to magnets and stuck to refrigerators and office cubicles world wide got their start right here in Minn...

Bought by KSRQ, KKWE Niijii Radio, KVSC, WTIP, KFAI Minneapolis and more


  • Added: Feb 27, 2014
  • Length: 01:32
  • Purchases: 29