Author Kristal Leebrick Talks Minnesota Department Stores

Thank You For Shopping: The Golden Age of Minnesota Department Stores

Author Kristal Leebrick stopped by Jazz88 to talk about her new book, Thank You For Shopping: The Golden Age of Minnesota Department Stores. The book tells the history of stores like Dayton’s, Donaldson’s, Powers and more, with photos, anecdotes and well-known recipes from the stores’ eating establishments. Leebrick talks about how these stores helped Minneapolis grow, and how so many people felt at home inside them.

Originally aired on Nov. 15, 2018 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.