Under the Witch's Hat: A Prospect Park East River Road History 2003
The product of years of work by the PPERRIA History Committee, this book appeared for sale during the Pratt Ice Cream Social of 2003-05-30. Funding came from the Minneapolis Neighborhood Revitalization Program (NRP), PPERRIA and the Consumer Association for Community Action. The PPERRIA History Committee is composed of Betts Zerby (chair), Mary Alice Kopf, Florence Littman and Karen Murdock.
Copies may be purchased from:
PPERRIA for $25 plus $5 shipping and handling made payable to PPERRIA HISTORY. Contact: PPERRIA History Committee, 66 SE Malcolm Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55414.
Schneider Drug Store for $25 at 3400 SE University Ave.
The book has 190 pages, 10 maps and over 130 photographs and was edited by Dean Abrahamson.
The book had a second printing in 2009.
Table of Contents:
PrologueView From the Tower 1896 to 1946
Our Organizations and Events
Our Neighborhood's Businesses
Our Squabbles, Skirmishes & Sieges
EpilogueView From the Tower in 2050
Maps and Photos
For Further Reading
Prospect Park East River Road Neighborhood Revitalization Program
Map and Census Data