History Break: Roadside Geopoetics: Public geology and environmental history along the highway

Goodhue County History Center 1166 Oak Street, Red Wing, MN

In 1949, the Geological Society of Minnesota built the first of more than sixty roadside monuments, interpreting geological processes at sites of interest across Minnesota. In cooperation with state and local transportation entities, the monuments are built as wayside stops. Drawing on archival research, Ursula will present early findings about the inception of the Geological […]