Joyce M. Brady Papers.
This archival collection documents her involvement with nuclear power opposition groups and other activist organizations.
MNHS call number: See the finding aid in the library (Brady, Joyce M.).
Newspaper Clippings Regarding Northern States Power Company, 1970-1974, collected by Kenneth Meter.
Photocopied clippings from Minnesota and national sources regarding nuclear power activities and opposition. There is information on the construction and operation of nuclear plants at Becker, Henderson, and Prairie Island in Minnesota and in Tyrone, Wisconsin, and of a coal storage facility at Pig's Eye Island, St. Paul. The stories detail opposition to the plants, their construction, and give considerable information on various aspects of nuclear energy including pollution, waste storage, and human cost as opposed to economic gain. There is also information on natural gas, solar energy, utility rates, and the effects of nuclear plants on rural life.
MNHS call number: See the finding aid in the library (Meter, Kenneth).
Minnesota Environmental Control Citizens Association Newsletters.
Newsletters and membership appeals (1969-1974) of this environmental citizens' action group, also known as MECCA, organized in St. Paul in 1968. Its activities include research and evaluation of pollution problems, legislative lobbying, publicity and educational programs, and monitoring meetings and hearings on environmental issues.
MNHS call number: Digital Finding Aid
Certificate of Need Application to Increase Storage Capability of the Spent Fuel Pool at the Prairie Island Generating Plant, Northern States Power Company (Minnesota).
Minneapolis, Minn. : The Company, 1979.
MNHS call number: TK1377.N6 N66 1979
Northern States Power Company Environmental Report: Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant, Black & Veatch.
Kansas City, Mo.: Black & Veatch, 1971.
MNHS call number: TK1377.M67 B63 1971, Supplement 1 call number: TK1377.M67 B63 1971, Suppl 1
Steve J. Gadler Papers
Correspondence and subject files on environmental issues, along with a few unrelated personal files, documenting the work of a community activist, member of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (1967-1982), and environmentalist with special interests in the field of water pollution and nuclear power.
MNHS call number: See the finding aid in the library (Gadler, Steve J.)
Coalition to Advocate Public Utility Responsibility Records.
This archival collection (1970-1977) consists of historical information; correspondence; proxy information, depositions, and other legal papers; and newspaper clippings compiled by Alpha Smaby and documenting her efforts to secure election on behalf of the coalition (CAPUR) to the board of directors of the Northern States Power Company (NSP). Other newspaper clippings (1970-1972) relate to NSP's construction of nuclear power plants in Monticello and Henderson.
MNHS call number: See the finding aid in the library (P1742).
Legislative Authorization of High Level Radioactive Waste Storage on Prairie Island in the Mississippi, Faegre & Benson.
Minneapolis, Minn. : Minnesotans for Nuclear Responsibility, 1994.
MNHS call number: FOLIO TK1377.N6 F34 1994
Prairie Island Coalition Against Nuclear Storage Newsletters.
The newsletter title varies over time (1990s).
MNHS call number: Microfilm 2065
Atomic Radiation in Minnesota, Frederick S. Gram.
St. Paul, Minn.: Minnesota Civic Information Council, c1977.
MNHS call number: TK9024.M6 G73
Pamphlets Relating to Nuclear Power Plants in Minnesota
Contains pamphlets and printed ephemera relating to the use of nuclear power to generate electricity, particularly Northern States Power Company’s nuclear generating plants at Monticello and Prairie Island, radioactive waste disposal, and safety measures and training.
MNHS call number: TK1344
Confronting Nuclear Racism: A Prairie Island Coalition Report, Prairie Island Coalition (Minn.).
Lake Elmo, MN : The Coalition, 1996.
MNHS call number: TK1377.N6 P73 1996
Nuclear Power at NSP
Minneapolis, Minn.: Northern States Power Co., [between 1980 and 1984].
MNHS call number: TK1377.M6 N84 1980z
Use Without Abuse: NSP’s Prairie Island Nuclear Power Plant and the Mississippi River
Minneapolis, Minn.: Northern States Power Co., 1971.
MNHS call number: TK1377.N62 P785 1971
Prairie Island: From Antiquity to Atoms: Northern States Power Company Builds a Nuclear Electric-Generating Plant Containing Two Reactors
Minneapolis, Minn.: The Company, .
MNHS call number: TK1377.N62 P76
Perspective on Safety at NSP’s Monticello Nuclear Power Plant, Northern States Power Company Information Dept.
Minneapolis : The Company, .
MNHS call number: TK1377.N6 N67 1969
Electric Power from the Atom at Northern States Power Company’s Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant
Minneapolis: NSP, 1969.
MNHS call number: TK1377.M67 E54 1969
NSP and the Atom: NSP, A Brighter Life for You
New York, N.Y.: Custom Comics, Inc., c1968.
MNHS call number: TK9146 .N67 1968
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