A Fishy Fellow’s Zoo

Originally from upstate New York, Robert Jones came to Minneapolis in 1876. He got a job delivering meat and managed to scrape up $500 to buy a fish market on Hennepin Avenue. Jones was known “The Oyster King” after he took out an ad in the St. Paul Pioneer Press …

Young Quinlan

The Young Quinlan Building was designed by Magney and Tusler with Frederick Ackerman. Miss Quinlan spared no expense when building her elegant five-story building at the corner of Nicollet Mall and Ninth Street. She sought out an architect that would design her “home” with an Old World atmosphere. The building’s …