The dam at the Mississippi headwaters as tourist destination, c.1960.
Volunteer Harold Blickenstaff "consoles himself during the months of the starvation diets reading cookbooks."
Volunteer Jim Plaugher of Fresno, California, at an x-ray checkup.
Volunteers clearing debris after the St. Peter Tornado.
"Volunteers Answer 'Bird' Call," image from the Hastings Gazette Weekly, April 11, 1963, p. 3. Digitized with permission from the Hastings Star Gazette.
Volunteers Gerald Wilsnack and Marshall Sutton; "Gaunt and weak were the 'guinea pigs' as starvation test ended."
Volunteers Gerald Wilsnack, Marshall Sutton and Jasper Garner "relax in the sun between their daily routine."
W. Adams Hardenburgh residence at 665 Central Park Place West in St. Paul, c.1888.
W.E.B Du Bois, undated. Du Bois was a prominent scholar and activist who publicly opposed Booker T. Washington and his promotion of limited rights for people of color.
Watercolor on paper depicting Chief Wabasha’s village on the Mississippi River. Painted c.1845 by Seth Eastman.
Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
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