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June 2, 2014

Runes of the North

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 12:01 am

Runes of the North

Minnesota author Sigurd Olson was a passionate leader in conservation and wilderness preservation, with a particularly strong connection to the Boundary Waters. This book of essays was originally published in 1963, the same year he became vice-president of The Wilderness Society.

For more information, view this book in our collections database.

MNHS also has one of Sigurd Olson’s canoe paddles in the collection, please click this link to view it in our collections database.

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