Anoka, Halloween Capital of the World: History


Subject:
Holidays and Observances Individually , Halloween

Description:
Brief historical material about Halloween in Anoka, Minnesota, which "is believed to be the first city in the United States to put on a Halloween celebration to divert its youngsters from Halloween pranks." Includes historical photos and an image of the "Anoka The Halloween Capital" insignia embedded in the sidewalk in downtown Anoka. From a website promoting Halloween events in Anoka.

Publisher:
Anoka Halloween Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.anokahalloween.com/history.html


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