Our Wish List!
We are always happy to accept any items related to Hopkins History, including photographs, family history, local business and school memorabilia. But sometimes we're looking for specific items help enhance our collections. Here are some items we're especially interested in finding for our archives:
- Raspberry Festival pins from years: 1935, 1936, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1963
- Photos of Hopkins residents who served in Korea, Vietnam, Panama, Grenada, Persian Gulf, Somalia, Iraq and Afghanistan
- City directories prior to 1939 (except 1907, we have many copies of this directory)
- Hopkins High School yearbooks from the years 1986, 1992, 1996, and 1998. Also any Grade School or Jr. High yearbooks!
- Raspberry Festival crowns and dresses worn by past Queens and Princesses
- Interior photos of local Hopkins businesses
- Pre-1900 clothing worn by Hopkins residents, in good condition