Feb 01, 2023 12:00 PM
Allyse Freeman, Curator, MN Discovery Center (MDC)
“Never Dry: The Rise of Prohibition on the Iron Range.”
Our Program Topic This Week is:
“Never Dry:  The Rise of Prohibition on the Iron Range”
Presented by: Allyse Freeman, Curator at the MN Discovery Center
Originally from a suburb of Chicago, Allyse Freeman has been the curator at the Minnesota Discovery Center since 2014. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in History, Anthropology and Geology from Augustana College and her Master’s in Anthropology and Museum Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Allyse’s accomplishments at MDC include creating three award winning exhibits that brought new perspectives to local history. Her passion primarily rests in labor history, and she has come to appreciate and love all things related to the Iron Range’s past.