BRANDTJEN FARM
Three stories from the St. Paul Pioneer Press and a picture of the Farmington (Minnesota) High School Junior Class in 1955-56.

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"Last harvest to herald unique suburb" - Pioneer Press
Sunday
October 17, 2004
History of Brandtjen Farm

"Different by design -The Brandtjen Farm project aims to redefine the suburbs, bringing back front porches, alleys and, perhaps, a sense of community" - Pioneer Press

Sunday
December 12, 2004
Shaping the development with front porches, alleys and a sense of community
"What's in a name? -
Everything, say advertising execs and suburban developers" - Pioneer Press
Sunday February 6, 2005
Colorful, meticulously written documentary of how the developers named the new development
Class picture - Farmington High School Junior Class from the 1956 yearbook, "The Tiger Tale"
1956
Earmel Bruce, daughter of Brandtjen Farm African-American worker, Branch K. Bruce
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in their entirety without permission of Bob Shaw or the St. Paul Pioneer Press
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