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Hirshfield’s Day at the Home & Garden Show

  HIRSHFIELD’S DAY This Friday is Hirshfield’s Day at the Minneapolis Home+Garden Show. We’d like you to be our guest at this big event. Stop by your neighborhood Hirshfield’s and pick up your FREE ADMISSION PASS valid for this Friday, March 1. At the Show, Hirshfield’s is sponsoring guest speaker Kate Smith of Sensational Color...
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Christmas Letter

Friday Finds: Historic Christmas Letters

For many people, the holidays are a time for reflection. For others, a time for tradition. At Hirshfield’s, we like to review the following exchange of Christmas-time letters as a symbol of both. We look back at these letters, written during WWII, and see the remarkable bond between our Hirshfield’s family and an employee serving...
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Hirshfield's Christmas Letter

Friday Finds: 1943 Christmas Letter

Season’s Greetings from Hirshfield’s In this season of hope and reflection, we look back at a letter written on Christmas Eve, 71 years ago. Gilbert, a longtime Hirshfield’s employee was off serving our country during World War II, and his friends wanted to share some Christmas cheer with him. Gilbert served in the Army’s Medical...
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Christmas Letter 1943

A look to Christmas Past

Christmas Letters Christmas is a natural time to look into the past. Whether it’s Ebenezer Scrooge visiting his younger years, families laughing at old videos or tree decorators reminiscing over homemade ornaments made years ago, Christmas can be a time of reflection, gratitude and nostalgia for many of us. Hirshfield’s is looking back 70 years...
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