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Officers of the First Minnesota Volunteers standing in front of the commandant's house at Fort Snelling, May, 1861.
Captain Mark Downie (seated) and officers of Compnay B, First Minnesota Volunteers at Camp Stone near Edwards Ferry, Virginia, March 16, 1862. Photograph by Matthew B. Brady.
Officers of the Sixteenth Battalion, Minnesota Home Guard, c.1918. (L to R) Lt. Homer Goins, Capt. Clarence Wigington, Lt. Patrick H. Southall, unidentified, Major Jose H. Sherwood, unidentified, unidentified, Capt. Orrington C. Hall.
Ogden Gunderson reading The Farmer, c.1922.
Red wool sash appliqued with flower pattern; reportedly owned by Bagone-giizhig (Hole-in-the-Day the Younger).
Ojibwe at Grand Portage Reservation, 1885.
Black-and-white photograph of an Ojibwe birch bark canoe and two paddlers, c.1910.
Ojibwe family, c.1860.
Ojibwe people standing by a bull rush wigwam, c.1910.
Loom-woven beadwork belt reportedly owned by Bagone-giizhig (Hole-in-the-Day the Younger).
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