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Map of the lands within Minnesota Territory ceded by American Indians by 1858. Reproduced in Making Minnesota Territory, 1849–1858 (St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 1999), page 7.
Map of Indian Land Cessions and Reservations to 1858.
Post card view of Indian Mounds Park, 1908.
American Indians loading logs at Ponemah Point, Red Lake Reservation, c.1940.
Indochinese Refugee Households in the Twin City Metro Area, December 1980. Scanned image is from, Public Welfare Department: Refugee Programs Office records, 1975–1986, State Archives Collection, Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul.
“A Warm Iowa Welcome for Boat People.” Des Moines Register, April 30, 1979.
Headline from the Organized Farmer, July 8, 1932.
Glass inkwell with lid belonging to Knute Nelson, c.1890.
Insulated canister used to keep food warm in airline meal service. The canister, which contains eight plastic bowls, was used by Northwest Airlines, c.1950s.
Photograph of the interior of Adas Israel Congregation in Duluth. Photograph by Phillip Prowse c.2010.
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