The Washburn Park Water Tower, one of the most distinctive landmarks of the Tangletown neighborhood, is intertwined with the histories of Minneapolis, the United States, and public health theory. Its unique Art Deco design is characteristic of the…

Built almost entirely of steel, the Lustron home was an innovative solution to the post-World War II housing shortage. Though the Lustron Corporation, started by Carl G. Strandlund (1899-1974), existed only from 1948 to 1950, about 2,500 of these…