Book Talk: New Franciscan Sisters History by Sr. Elise Saggau

The Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls have had a long and deep history in the area since their inception in 1891. The history from the Order’s beginning through 1950 was covered in the book “In the Shadow of His Wings.” A continuation of the Franciscan Sisters’ history, called “The Franciscan…

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Silent Auction at MCHS’s 2019 Annual Program

During the Morrison County Historical Society’s 2019 annual program, the organization will be holding a silent auction. This year’s program, which will take place Monday, September 30 at the Morrison County Government Center in Little Falls, features guest speaker Mitch Bender. Bender is a professor of environmental studies at St.…

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Pin-ups, Anchors, and Hearts: The Influence of Tattooing on American History

The Morrison County Historical Society continues exploring the history of tattoo with this year’s annual program, “Pin-ups, Anchors, and Hearts: The Influence of Tattooing on American History.” The program features guest speaker Mitch Bender, a professor in environmental studies at St. Cloud State University. When he’s not teaching environmental studies,…

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