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Aerial Views
11 221
Guides


Aerial_Guide_1950s.jpg

1 files, last one added on Feb 26, 2017
Album viewed 56 times

1937


1937WN-9-766.jpg

8 files, last one added on Dec 27, 2016
Album viewed 69 times

1940


WJ-2A-94~1.jpg

33 files, last one added on Feb 24, 2017
Album viewed 53 times

1951


WK-2H-77~1.jpg

43 files, last one added on Feb 26, 2017
Album viewed 42 times

1953


WN-5M-141.jpg

7 files, last one added on Feb 26, 2017
Album viewed 30 times

1956


HHJ-211.jpg

60 files, last one added on Feb 28, 2017
Album viewed 37 times

1957


WN-2T-69.jpg

51 files, last one added on Mar 01, 2017
Album viewed 62 times

1960s


1964-7-4-WK-2EE-187.jpg

3 files, last one added on Feb 23, 2017
Album viewed 86 times

1970s


77_9470_1411_BU_By_Air~0.jpg

9 files, last one added on Sep 09, 2017
Album viewed 105 times

1980s


Cty_Rds_11_and_Highway_13_2017_01_18_11_45_05.jpg

3 files, last one added on Feb 21, 2017
Album viewed 105 times

1990s and forward


winter_by_air~0.jpg

3 files, last one added on Dec 13, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

 

11 albums on 1 page(s)

Burnsville Cemeteries
3 143
" Wandering the original St. John the Baptist grave yard". Random photos of the grave stones of the pioneers of Burnsville, Hamilton/Savage.


grave~0.JPG

119 files, last one added on Dec 13, 2017
Album viewed 89 times

Pleasant View Memorial Garden and Garden of Eden Cemetery


john.JPG

12 files, last one added on Jun 04, 2017
Album viewed 25 times

Highland and Lebanan (Apple Valley/Rosemount)


Lebanon_Cem_4616.JPG

12 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2017
Album viewed 10 times

 

3 albums on 1 page(s)

Burnsville Historical Society and other local efforts
7 204
Historical Society Newsletters


Historical_Chapter_Annual_Report_1982.pdf

17 files, last one added on Dec 08, 2017
Album viewed 5 times

2017 Exhibit


2017_exhibit_poster.pdf

69 files, last one added on Nov 09, 2017
Album viewed 33 times

Burnsville 76 and 2000 Community History books


history_book_2000.pdf

23 files, last one added on Nov 17, 2017
Album viewed 10 times

Pre-2017 Historical Society and others work


Burnsville_HS_April_23_1981.pdf

64 files, last one added on Dec 12, 2017
Album viewed 12 times

We are all volunteers


89_25_0995_BU_Mimi_Nachman2C_Ray_Cowdrey2C_Richard_Brooks_Burnsville_His_Soc_Apr_62C_1977_Current.jpg

18 files, last one added on Nov 03, 2017
Album viewed 13 times

2017 and forward activities


Burnsville_HS_flyer_2017.pdf

3 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2017
Album viewed 3 times

Business and organizations


Centennial_time_capsule_2002.pdf

10 files, last one added on Nov 25, 2017
Album viewed 0 times

 

7 albums on 1 page(s)

Burnsville People (1965 forward)
2 153
People A - L


Knutson_earns_judicial_council_appt_2006.pdf

75 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 22 times

People M - Z


McElroy_receives_new_mission_at_capitol_2005.pdf

78 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 15 times

 

 

2 albums on 1 page(s)

Businesses, Institutions, & Organizations
21 1,291
Abdallah Candy


abd_candies.jpg

29 files, last one added on Oct 30, 2017
Album viewed 13 times

Black Dog Power Plant


STRIB_Last_coal_train.pdf

3 files, last one added on Feb 27, 2017
Album viewed 20 times

Buck Hill


buck_hill_photo.jpg

105 files, last one added on Dec 11, 2017
Album viewed 29 times

Photos from the Buck Hill INC collection



0 files
Album viewed 0 times

Burnsville Bowl (1967 - 2010)


1967_bowl_to_be_built.pdf

34 files, last one added on Dec 01, 2017
Album viewed 47 times

Burnsville Center Mall (est 1977)


BV_Center_Grd_Opening_poster_copy.jpg

120 files, last one added on Dec 14, 2017
Album viewed 81 times

Burnsville Historical Society and other local efforts


2011_2012_history.pdf

8 files, last one added on Sep 15, 2017
Album viewed 137 times

Chamber of Commerce and Experience Burnsville


1965_chamber_report.pdf

61 files, last one added on Dec 18, 2017
Album viewed 14 times

Davanni's


Davanni_s_map.JPG

7 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2017
Album viewed 1 times

Ebenezzer Market


Ebenezzer_3978~1.JPG

13 files, last one added on Aug 18, 2017
Album viewed 9 times

Fairview Ridges Health/Hospital


Officials_seek_support_for_hospital_1979.pdf

94 files, last one added on Dec 12, 2017
Album viewed 35 times

Ficus and Fig


ficus_and_fig_6524.JPG

6 files, last one added on Sep 08, 2017
Album viewed 5 times

Grand Slam


grand_slam_fun.jpg

23 files, last one added on Oct 24, 2017
Album viewed 12 times

Lucky Twin Drive-In Theater (1956 - 1980)


Lucky_Twin_Sold_1961.pdf

13 files, last one added on Dec 13, 2017
Album viewed 66 times

Mediterranean Cruise Cafe


Mediterranean.pdf

20 files, last one added on Nov 27, 2017
Album viewed 11 times

Park Chrysler Jeep


with_conroy.JPG

18 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2017
Album viewed 14 times

21 albums on 2 page(s) 1

City Publications
26 197
City of Burnsville (other publications and Cable TV)


take_stock_in_Burnsville_sheets.pdf

32 files, last one added on Dec 09, 2017
Album viewed 31 times

City Directory published by Sun/ThisWeek news


img031~0.pdf

30 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2017
Album viewed 8 times

2017 Bulletin


fall_2017_bulletin_Issue25204_web.pdf

4 files, last one added on Sep 29, 2017
Album viewed 12 times

2016 Bulletin


Bulletinspring_2016.pdf

4 files, last one added on Jul 29, 2017
Album viewed 9 times

2015 Bulletin


winter_2015_bulletin~0.pdf

4 files, last one added on Jul 29, 2017
Album viewed 14 times

2014 Bulletin


Bulletin_fall_2014~0.pdf

4 files, last one added on Jul 29, 2017
Album viewed 9 times

2013 Bulletin


Fall2013_bulletin~1.pdf

4 files, last one added on Jul 29, 2017
Album viewed 10 times

2012 Bulletin


Summer2012Bulletin_~0.pdf

3 files, last one added on Jul 30, 2017
Album viewed 16 times

2011 Bulletin


Newsletter_Fall_2011_9_22_11-Final.PDF

2 files, last one added on Dec 16, 2017
Album viewed 0 times

2010 Bulletin


summer_2010Bulletin.PDF

1 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2017
Album viewed 1 times

2009 Bulletin


Bulletin04-2009.PDF

2 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2017
Album viewed 1 times

2008 Bulletin


april_2008_bulletin.PDF

1 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

1970s publications


Burnsville_Report__1_Sept_1978.pdf

1 files, last one added on Nov 05, 2017
Album viewed 3 times

1982 (FIRST YEAR) -1983 Bulletin


Burnsville_Bulletin_Spring_1983.pdf

5 files, last one added on Nov 14, 2017
Album viewed 8 times

1984 - 1985 Bulletin


Burnsville_Bulletin_Winter__1985_1986.pdf

7 files, last one added on Nov 17, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

1986 - 1987 Bulletin


Burnsville_Bulletin_Fall_1986.pdf

6 files, last one added on Dec 04, 2017
Album viewed 7 times

26 albums on 2 page(s) 1

Dakotah Heritage (Indigenous Peoples)
2 20
Archaeology


Archaeology2017_01_18_11_56_44.pdf

1 files, last one added on Feb 22, 2017
Album viewed 26 times

Dakotah


Museum_observer_1963_River_HIlls.pdf

19 files, last one added on Dec 12, 2017
Album viewed 31 times

 

 

2 albums on 1 page(s)

Early Families
29 991
Berrisford


thomas_berrisford_death_memorial.pdf

27 files, last one added on Aug 03, 2017
Album viewed 43 times

Byrne


byrne_clan_1967.pdf

37 files, last one added on Sep 10, 2017
Album viewed 49 times

Connelly


Chamber_Ray_Connelly_1979.pdf

102 files, last one added on Dec 08, 2017
Album viewed 79 times

Dally


Oscar_Dally_Dolly.png

26 files, last one added on Nov 09, 2017
Album viewed 29 times

DeShaw


deshaw_storycropped.pdf

13 files, last one added on Aug 14, 2017
Album viewed 28 times

Egan


gallagher_egan_land__1214.jpg

15 files, last one added on Sep 15, 2017
Album viewed 30 times

Fahey


19070280for_fahey_family.jpg

2 files, last one added on Sep 11, 2017
Album viewed 6 times

Foley


foley_family-sepia.jpg

12 files, last one added on Oct 08, 2017
Album viewed 30 times

Gallagher


Gallagher_Family.jpg

45 files, last one added on Nov 04, 2017
Album viewed 52 times

Holman


augusta_holman.pdf

4 files, last one added on Aug 29, 2017
Album viewed 13 times

Kearney


1944Eli2C_Clara_Kearney_Luke_and_Sadie_McCoy.jpg

64 files, last one added on Sep 18, 2017
Album viewed 52 times

Kelleher


048.jpeg

43 files, last one added on Nov 17, 2017
Album viewed 71 times

Kennelly


grave.JPG

125 files, last one added on Dec 13, 2017
Album viewed 81 times

Kohls


Eldon_Kohls_retires_1995.pdf

11 files, last one added on Nov 25, 2017
Album viewed 26 times

Lannon


wedding_of_Leo_and_Josephine_.jpg

108 files, last one added on Oct 06, 2017
Album viewed 61 times

McAndrews


john_and_marie_McAndrews_1941.jpg

16 files, last one added on Sep 11, 2017
Album viewed 49 times

29 albums on 2 page(s) 1

Flood of 1965
1 23
Floods


flood_at_connellys.JPG

23 files, last one added on Sep 08, 2017
Album viewed 41 times

 

 

 

1 albums on 1 page(s)

General
17 632
1840 -1899


murphy_landing.jpg

18 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2017
Album viewed 39 times

1900 -1939


88_65_8_BU_Michael___Molly_Dunn_Farm.jpg

20 files, last one added on Aug 20, 2017
Album viewed 39 times

1940s


nursing_classes.pdf

9 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2017
Album viewed 30 times

1950s


poephn_store.pdf

11 files, last one added on Aug 24, 2017
Album viewed 34 times

1960s


Dennis_Day_coming_to_Burnsville_1969.pdf

29 files, last one added on Dec 01, 2017
Album viewed 44 times

1970s


89_25_1316_BU_BAC_Youth_Football_Sept_142C_1977_Current.jpg

119 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2017
Album viewed 57 times

1980s


respondents_split_on_pool_1985.pdf

33 files, last one added on Dec 06, 2017
Album viewed 36 times

1990s


Heart_of_City_postcard.pdf

11 files, last one added on Dec 11, 2017
Album viewed 29 times

2000s


census_2002.pdf

25 files, last one added on Dec 16, 2017
Album viewed 20 times

2010 - forward


Drinking_from_a_limestone_quarry_2014.pdf

70 files, last one added on Dec 16, 2017
Album viewed 30 times

Burnsville Early Years (1981 slideshow)


BV_Early_Yrs-0012.jpg

132 files, last one added on Dec 19, 2016
Album viewed 94 times

Burnhaven Library


89_25_0573_BU_Burnhaven_comic_book_exchange_Michell_Goetti_and_Beth_Haugh_Apr_192C_1978_Current.jpg

14 files, last one added on Nov 17, 2017
Album viewed 10 times

Chamber of Commerce slideshow (ca1978)


BV_Chamber_slides-02.jpg

This was a scripted slideshow prepared by Jack Kennelly in 1981. Script is provided as a separate pdf file.

80 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2016
Album viewed 36 times

Orchard Gardens


BHS_Orchard_Garden.jpg

20 files, last one added on Nov 09, 2017
Album viewed 21 times

Windmill House


Windmill_House.jpg

7 files, last one added on Dec 22, 2016
Album viewed 21 times

Miscellaneous


77_9470_0058_BU_Valley_View_Motel_1977.jpg

22 files, last one added on Aug 12, 2017
Album viewed 34 times

17 albums on 2 page(s) 1

Government
22 877
Ames Center


sponsor_a_seat.pdf

37 files, last one added on Dec 09, 2017
Album viewed 7 times

Annexation Battle 1961


Annexation_fight_looms_in_history_1989.pdf

30 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2017
Album viewed 240 times

Burnsville 50th anniversary 1964 - 2014


Burnsville_50th~0.jpg

12 files, last one added on Dec 13, 2017
Album viewed 10 times

Cedar Avenue Bridge


BHS_cedar_bridge.jpg

23 files, last one added on Nov 09, 2017
Album viewed 15 times

The Garage (music venue and recording studio)


New_teen_center_1983.pdf

35 files, last one added on Dec 04, 2017
Album viewed 11 times

Heart of the City Project


Heart_of_the_City_Groundbreaking_2002.pdf

85 files, last one added on Dec 08, 2017
Album viewed 37 times

Mayor's photos


kautz_pledges_to_be_national_leader_2010.pdf

15 files, last one added on Dec 12, 2017
Album viewed 9 times

Streets and Highways


Study_on_closed_35W_lanes_1989.pdf

80 files, last one added on Dec 16, 2017
Album viewed 43 times

Billy Goat Bridge


BHS_Billy_Goat_Bridge_1.jpg

28 files, last one added on Nov 09, 2017
Album viewed 21 times

Before 1960


Pat_Connelly_and_Town_Hall_photo.pdf

2 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2017
Album viewed 17 times

1960s


new_post_office.pdf

60 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 28 times

1970s


89_25_0531_BU_Attorney_Mike_O_Connor_and_Public_Safety_Dir_Mike_DuMoulin_Oct_262C_1977_Current.jpg

76 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 42 times

1980s


Capitol_for_Day_Nov_92C_1981.pdf

48 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 28 times

1990s


city_vehicles.jpg

10 files, last one added on Dec 11, 2017
Album viewed 6 times

2000s


Dakota_County_Burnsville_page.pdf

32 files, last one added on Dec 11, 2017
Album viewed 22 times

2010s


new_logo_2013.pdf

74 files, last one added on Nov 29, 2017
Album viewed 22 times

22 albums on 2 page(s) 1

Maps
1 59
Maps


1916plat.jpg

59 files, last one added on Dec 09, 2017
Album viewed 64 times

 

 

 

1 albums on 1 page(s)

Natural History
4 169
The Big Woods


minn_riverfront_park_opens.pdf

4 files, last one added on Jun 02, 2017
Album viewed 14 times

Native Plant Market


Lets_Grow_Native_logo_2.jpg

9 files, last one added on Oct 23, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

Water


Lake_Alimagnet_drowning_in_mud.pdf

26 files, last one added on Dec 16, 2017
Album viewed 15 times

Parks


Golfing_under_Parkwood_Dr.jpg

130 files, last one added on Dec 11, 2017
Album viewed 23 times

4 albums on 1 page(s)

Neighborhoods
2 174
Homes and town homes


council_approves_housing_2003.pdf

87 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 25 times

Apartments and Condo's


89_25_1362_BU_Burningham_apt_parking_lot_caves_in_Aug_312C_1977_Current.jpg

87 files, last one added on Dec 14, 2017
Album viewed 25 times

 

 

2 albums on 1 page(s)

Neighboring Towns
5 626
Bloomington Minnesota


traffic.jpg

27 files, last one added on Dec 13, 2017
Album viewed 22 times

Eagan/ Mendota Minnesota


jerry5.JPG

187 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2017
Album viewed 96 times

Lebanon/ Apple Valley, Rosemount Minnesota


old_rosemount.pdf

27 files, last one added on Dec 17, 2017
Album viewed 15 times

Savage, Lakeville and Shakopee Minnesota


savage_to_repair_bridge_2017.pdf

379 files, last one added on Dec 09, 2017
Album viewed 105 times

Hastings (COUNTY SEAT)


dakota_county_booklet.pdf

6 files, last one added on Dec 11, 2017
Album viewed 12 times

 

 

 

5 albums on 1 page(s)

Non profits - Community Events
11 291
Burnsville Community Foundation


Burnsville_foundation_brochure.pdf

41 files, last one added on Dec 09, 2017
Album viewed 7 times

Burnsville Lions


lions_playground.pdf

14 files, last one added on Nov 30, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

Community Volunteers


comunity_builders_2017.pdf

12 files, last one added on Oct 22, 2017
Album viewed 1 times

Community Theatre Burnsville CTB


support_local_actors_date_needed.pdf

40 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

360 Communities/Community Action Council


CAC_fundraiser.pdf

34 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2017
Album viewed 6 times

International Festival 2017


ionternational_festival_band.jpg

19 files, last one added on Nov 05, 2017
Album viewed 1 times

International Festival before 2016


International_Festival_2016.pdf

3 files, last one added on Nov 10, 2017
Album viewed 0 times

International Festival 2016


2016_International_7.jpg

14 files, last one added on Oct 20, 2017
Album viewed 0 times

Other non-profits


Jaycees_food.jpg

23 files, last one added on Dec 11, 2017
Album viewed 1 times

Fire Muster (est 1980)


1982_fire_muster_a_success.pdf

77 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 35 times

I Love Burnsville


i_love_Burnsville_contest_2.pdf

14 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2017
Album viewed 1 times

 

11 albums on 1 page(s)

Religion
14 470
Other Burnsville area Churches


Hosanna_services_moved_to_Lakeville_school_1987.pdf

58 files, last one added on Dec 06, 2017
Album viewed 71 times

Berean Baptist Church


89_25_0310_BU_Berean_Baptist_Nov_1__1978_Current.jpg

25 files, last one added on Nov 09, 2017
Album viewed 10 times

Church of the Risen Savior


Risen_Savior_not_ready_for_Easter_1989.pdf

11 files, last one added on Dec 06, 2017
Album viewed 8 times

Destiny Church


vision_destiny_church_2016.pdf

17 files, last one added on Oct 10, 2017
Album viewed 4 times

Eden Baptist Church


Eden_Baptist_7039.JPG

7 files, last one added on Sep 29, 2017
Album viewed 5 times

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and School


Good_Shepherd_Luth_1978~0.pdf

9 files, last one added on Dec 06, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

Grace United Methodist


Grace_United_Methodist_tower_1988.pdf

7 files, last one added on Dec 06, 2017
Album viewed 6 times

Lutheran Church of the Ascension


original_Lutheran_sign.JPG

16 files, last one added on Aug 17, 2017
Album viewed 93 times

Mary Mother of the Church


89_25_1361_BU_Joanne_Tromiczak_presents_awareness_of_television_workshop_to_youth_at_Mary_Mother_Aug_102C_1977_Current.jpg

110 files, last one added on Dec 14, 2017
Album viewed 46 times

Nativity Episcopal Church


Episcopal_church_new_building_1977.pdf

12 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2017
Album viewed 7 times

Prince of Peace Lutheran


89_25_1263_BU_Cheryl_and_Melissa_Stakston_Prince_of_Peace_Fair_Nov_162C_1977_Current.jpg

38 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2017
Album viewed 16 times

River Hills United Methodist


River_HIlls_United_40_yrs_2004.pdf

20 files, last one added on Dec 06, 2017
Album viewed 5 times

St James Lutheran Church


Rev__Janet_Tidemann_1982.pdf

25 files, last one added on Dec 08, 2017
Album viewed 30 times

St. John the Baptist Burnsville/Savage


1902_church_to_be_torn_down_1984.pdf

115 files, last one added on Dec 06, 2017
Album viewed 139 times

 

 

14 albums on 1 page(s)

Schools - Education
10 778
Burnsville School - High School site


89_25_0030_BU_Amy_McDermott__53_Dec_21__1977.jpg

275 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 133 times

Burnsville High Photos compliments of ATS&R Planners


Parents2C_students_explore_Pathways_2016.pdf

28 files, last one added on Nov 07, 2017
Album viewed 27 times

Good Shepherd Lutheran School


Good_Shepherd_Luth__6618.JPG

4 files, last one added on Sep 17, 2017
Album viewed 3 times

High School fire 1994


automatic_sprinklers_1995.pdf

7 files, last one added on Nov 12, 2017
Album viewed 17 times

Interior and Exterior High School 2016 -2017


expansion_2.jpg

70 files, last one added on Nov 07, 2017
Album viewed 33 times

Metcalf School and Nicollet Middle Schools


Testimonial_Dinner_for_Metcalf_1970.pdf

27 files, last one added on Dec 08, 2017
Album viewed 29 times

Miscellaneous


Community_Service_Buckingham_1977.pdf

142 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 33 times

Schools before consolidation


IMG_8088.JPG

81 files, last one added on Nov 07, 2017
Album viewed 57 times

District 191 and 196 Elementary Schools


89_25_1451_BU_Laura_Sissola_and_Elise_Strycick_at_Girl_Scout_event_March_162C_1977_Current.jpg

109 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2017
Album viewed 38 times

St. John the Baptist Catholic School


89_25_0848_BU_Sr__Dominica_St_John_the_Baptist_Oct_182C_1978.jpg

35 files, last one added on Nov 23, 2017
Album viewed 26 times

 

 

10 albums on 1 page(s)

Sun Thisweek News directories
5 6
2012 Directory


2012_Sunthisweek_guide.pdf

1 files, last one added on Dec 09, 2017
Album viewed 3 times

2013 Directory


2013_sun_this_week.pdf

1 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2017
Album viewed 0 times

2014 - 2015 Directory


sunthisweek_2014_and_2015.pdf

1 files, last one added on Nov 27, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

2015 - 2016 Directory


img015.pdf

1 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

2017 Directory


img016.pdf

2 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2017
Album viewed 0 times

 

 

 

5 albums on 1 page(s)

X Can you help us identify?
1 27
Can you tell us more about these photos?


mystery_photo_3.jpg

27 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2017
Album viewed 137 times

 

 

 

1 albums on 1 page(s)

7,352 files in 194 albums and 20 categories with 8 comments viewed 26,691 times