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WANT TO HELP PRESERVE ROSEMOUNT'S HISTORY??


You are welcome to join us at the Rosemount Community Center at 7 p.m. the first         Wednesday of the month (except July & December) for our monthly meetings.

Contact us: 
rosemounthistory@charter.net or call Maureen at (651) 423-4603


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Historical Presentations
2017
at
Robert Trail Library
14395 So. Robert Trail, Rosemount, MN
Thursday, January 12 - "The Stratherns - Rosemount Founders"
Thursday March 9 - "Outhouse Archeology"
Thursday September 14 - TBD
Thursday November 9 - TBD


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The Rosemount Area Historical Society 
in partnership with the Robert Trail Library
 brings you the 
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
 2017
We meet at the Robert Trail Library  
 14395 So. Robert Trail, Rosemount MN
on 
the second Tuesday of each month
(ALL ARE WELCOMED)


     Jan. 10:   "Ravensbruck" by Sarah Helm
     Feb. 14:   "The Lady Gold" by Anne-Marie O''Connor
     Mar. 14:   "A Spy Among Friends"  by Ben Macintyre 
     Apr. 11:    "November's Fury" by Michael Schumacher
     May 9:     "The March of Folly: From Trop to Vietnam" by Barbara Tuchman
     Jun. 13    " 'Last Men Out' True Story of America's Heroic Final Hours in Vietnam" by Bob Dury and Tom Clavin
     Jul. 11:    "The Worst Hard Time: Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl" by Timothy Egan
     Aug. 8:    "Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania" by Erik Larson
     Sept. 12:  "Salt: A World History" by Mark Kurtansky
     Oct. 10:  "King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa" by Adam Hochschild
     Nov. 14:  "On Gold Mountain : The One-Hundred Year Odessey of My Chinese-American Family" by Lisa See
     Dec. 12:  "The Nightingale" by Kristin Hannah


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The Rosemount Area Historical Society 
in partnership with the Robert Trail Library
 brings you the 
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
 2016
We meet at the Robert Trail Library  
 14395 So. Robert Trail, Rosemount MN
on 
the second Tuesday of each month


Jan. 12:   "1491: New Revelations of the Americas before Columbus" by Charles C. Mann 
Feb. 9:     " One Summer, America, 1927" by Bill Bryson 
Mar. 8:     "The Greater Journey" by David McCullough 
Apr. 12:    "Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World" by Jack Weatherford 
May 10:    "The Wright Brothers" by David McCullough 
Jun 14:     "A Crack in the Edge of the World" by Simon Winchester 
Jul 12:      "Operation Paperclip: The Secret Intelligence Program that Brought Nazi Scientists to America" by Annie Jacobsen 
Aug. 9:     "The Imperial Cruise: A Secret History of Empire and War" by James Brady 
Sept. 13:   "When Books Went to War: The Stories that Helped Us Win World War II" by Molly Guptill 
Oct.11:      "Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad" by Eric Foner 
Nov. 8:       "Under a Flaming Sky" by Daniel James Brown 
Dec. 13:     "Japan 1941" by Eri Hotta 


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Are you doing research on someone in Rosemount or an event that took place here? Rosemount Area Historical Society may be able to help!

We have copies of the Dakota County Tribune starting in 1886 - currently through 1945, on a searchable data base.

Contact us:
rosemounthistory@charter.net or John Loch: (952) 255-8545