A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Farmer's Holiday Association poster featuring a photograph of Grant County farmers marching to the State Capitol, c.1935.
Flyer advertising a Farmer-Labor Party rally held at Mesaba Park on July 5, 1936. Flyer is from the John Bernard papers, Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul.
Farmers Cooperative Creamery, Milaca, c.1910. Photograph by Palmquist Studio. The challenges of the market caused Minnesota farmers to organize cooperatives both to sell their products and buy their supplies.
Farmers Holiday Association conference, State Office Building, St. Paul. January 1938. Photograph by Brown & Fenny.
Farmers Holiday Association marching from Capitol to demand relief, March 22, 1933. Photograph by the St. Paul Daily News.
Farmers' Institute at Badger, Minnesota, in Roseau County, June 9, 1904.
Farmers' Institute, Kerkhoven, Minnesota, in Swift County, 1913.
Kenyon's Farmers State Bank and City Hall, c.1910. Kenyon, in Goodhue County's southwest corner, is located in became a center for Norwegian settlement.
Farmers storm Capitol to demand relief, March 22, 1933. Photograph by the St. Paul Daily News.
Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
Minnesota Historical Society • 345 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55102-1906 (Map) • 651-259-3000 © .