Historical Society Program will feature Southways Estate on Bracketts Point

Southways Estate. Submitted photo.

7:00 p.m. Thursday, October 4
At Wayzata Community Room

Join the Wayzata Historical Society in a program remembering the History of Bracketts & The Rise and Fall of the Southways Estate. 

“Bracketts Point has a deep and rich history that begins in the mid-1850s and continues to the present day,” stated a press release issued by the organization. Program highlights will include story of the first settler on Bracketts Point, how the area was originally received the name Starvation Point, with an examination of the people and homes that have occupied the peninsula including the Bracketts, Dunwoodys, and Pillsburys.

For more information visit wayzatahistoricalsociety.org or contact WHS at (952) 473-3631.

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