A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Harold Stassen and his wife, Esther Glewwe Stassen, c.1939.
Harold and Esther Stassen cast their ballots during an election, c.1940.
Harold E. Stassen, John Foster Dulles, and Dwight D. Eisenhower, c.1953.
Harold Stassen in his U.S. Naval Reserve uniform, c.1945.
Harold Stassen signing a bill into law, 1941. Photographed by the St. Paul Dispatch.
Harriet Scott at Fort Snelling, c.1837. Oil on canvas painting by David Geister, 2013.
The Harrington House, c.1875.
Harrington-Merrill house with Harry Merrill standing in the foreground, 1890.
Illustration of a field of wire grass during harvest time c.1901. Originally reproduced in Herbert Myrick's Creating New Industries (Chicago: Orange Judd, 1901).
Hay Creek, south of Red Wing, attracted German-speaking settlers including the founders of Hawkeye Mills. By 1870, eighty percent of Hay Creek township residents were German, the second highest concentration in Minnesota at the time.
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