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Pioneers of Color: The Yancey Family of Edina
November 16, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CST
The Yancey family was one of Edina’s founding families, leaders not only in the local community, but across the State of Minnesota as well. Discover the amazing history of this pioneering family, from their early years in slavery to becoming successful frontier farmers and important leaders in the growth of Edina. The story of the Yanceys isn’t just the story of one historic family; it is the story of Edina’s roots and its successful transition from a rural community to a prosperous suburb. http://www.edinamn.gov/calendar.aspx?EID=9779