Harris Machinery


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Harris Machinery 501 30th Ave SE – Minneapolis
*slideshow photos – 2005

Death warrants approved December 1 and December 3 2015.
Demolition by neglect happened first. They did what they needed to do to the buildings to easily get their wrecking permits.
The collapse of the buildings seems to have been “helped” by
trucks and backhoes.
Farewell Golden Factory!

Is it April 1st? Once this ridiculous folly emerges from the fairy dust may it get the ridicule and contempt it deserves.

Developers take stock after historic Harris building fire
By: Janice Bitters Finance and Commerce January 19, 2016 5:30 pm 0

Minneapolis developers Jeff Barnhart and John Wall are trying to stay optimistic about the future of the historic Harris Machinery Co. building they were trying to restore before it caught fire Sunday night. The building, at 501 30th Ave. SE in Minneapolis, sits along the University of Minnesota Transitway between Minneapolis and St. Paul. The area …

Jepsen Inc. strong supportive structure

January 2016

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Sunday, January 17th, 2016
Fire and Ice

Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
From what I’ve tasted of desire
I hold with those who favor fire.
But if it had to perish twice,
I think I know enough of hate
To say that for destruction ice
Is also great
And would suffice.
-Robert Frost

Fire and Ice in Prospect Park

Harris WPA 1930s

Strib Gallery

Harris Machinery-some history!

Patents for stuff made at Harris
What Land is This?
Harris Machinery on Substreet.org
Peteler 1886
Great Industries of the United States 1872
Colonel Peteler’s Sharpshooters



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