Hidden History of the MN River Valley




by Elizabeth Johanneck

The MN River Valley shows the traces of a unique legacy. Discover the valley’s most enterprising characters, from Fort Snelling bootleggers like Pierre “Pig’s Eye” Parrant to the Granite Falls lawyer behind Prohibition, Andrew Volstead; along with Dr. Mayo at the grave he was robbing for medical research or FBI Director, J. Edgar Hoover in a moment of unguarded correspondence