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Gene Carr

WWII Veteran Who Fought in the Battle of the Bulge

Born: KS, United States
Heritage: European American

Erdmuthe Fist

School Volunteer

Born: Wurzburg, Germany
Heritage: German

Naomi Goedert

Keeper of Okinawan Traditions & Bridge Builder of Peace

Born: Okinawa, Japan
Heritage: Okinawan American

Howard Hoganson

WWII Veteran and Bridge Builder Volunteer

Born: Perley, MN, United States
Heritage: European American

Bob Jorvig

Ski Instructor and WWII & Korean War Veteran

Born: Owatonna, MN, United States
Heritage: European American

Roland Larson

Eden Prairie Resident and World War II Veteran

Born: MN, United States
Heritage: Swedish American

Leo Sonderegger

Went to the University of Nebraska. Conscientious Objector in World War II. Newspaper reporter and author.

Born: New York City, NY, United States
Heritage: European American

William Standing Bear

Iroquois Elder, Hollywood Actor, Wild West Show Horseman & WWII Veteran

Born: Time, PA, United States
Heritage: Iroquois

Sabina Zimering

Jewish Survivor of World II and Author

Born: Piotrkow, Poland
Heritage: Polish, Jewish

Save Our History!

Give to the Max Day 2015: Give to the Max Day 2015


My heartfelt thanks to Larry Long and all the voices from which our history continues to generate encouragement, enthusiasm and wisdom.

Arlo Guthrie, Songwriter, Son of Woody Guthrie

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News & Events

During 2016, it is a primary program of Community Celebration of Place to transfer their collection into archives that will be open to the public for generations to come.

Popular "Prairie Home Companion" Guitarist and Songwriter Pat Donohue and Gospel Singer Tonia Hughes Join Larry Long and Robert Robinson at The Dakota For Two Shows November 20

In celebration of Give to the Max Day 2015, Larry Long will be performing songs written in honor of elders with community members. Larry’s performance will capture the many cultures of Minnesota. All proceeds from his performance will go to Community Celebration of Place.

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