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Dakota Chief Taoyateduta (Little Crow IV) sketched at Traverse des Sioux, Minnesota Territory in 1851 by artist Frank Blackwell Mayer
Water color painting of Little Crow’s Village on the Mississippi by Seth Eastman c.1846–1848.
Little Crow's village c.1846–1848 on lands which were ceded to the United State by the Treaty of Mendota.
Ho-Chunk leader Little Hill was one of his people's leading orators, c.1865.
Adam Marty with Peter Hall, John Goff, and Charles Lockwood surviving members of the Last Man's Club, c.1917.
The lobby of the West Hotel, c.1890. It was one of the largest lobbies in the country at the time.
Locust egg map of Minnesota, 1877. Showing the areas where eggs were deposited by the Rocky Mountain locust in 1873, 1874, 1875, and 1876. Author: Geological and Natural History Survey of Minnesota.
Lodge Boleslav Jablonsky No. 219, c.2002.
Cluster of Minneapolis sawmills, c.1865.
A house at White Earth Reservation, c.1900.
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