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A Roseville Story - Chapter 2 - A talk and multimedia presentation by Bob Murphy

  • The John Rose Oval Roseville, MN 55113 2661 Civic Center Drive Roseville, MN, 55113 United States (map)

History And New Visions

This presentation is the 2nd in a series of talks by photographer and visual artist Bob Murphy. Bob Murphy grew up in Roseville and began taking photographs of the city during the during the 60s and 70s.The talk is about common experiences and memories beginning in the 1950s. He connects midcentury history with living in Roseville today.

The presentation includes a short film that was made especially for this talk. Murphy will show his photographs and talk about the significance of his Roseville neighborhood, school, friends and family.

The presentation will give people who are not familiar with the early years of Roseville a sense of what it was like to come of age during the 50s and 60s. For those who grew up in Roseville it is an opportunity to revisit days gone by and consider how history has influenced our contemporary lives.

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