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Ozias B, Baker, private, Second Company of Minnesota Sharpshooters, c.1862.
Packaging Watkins Coconut Oil Shampoo, Winona, 1940.
Corrugated cardboard box used as a packing carton by Blia Cha Thao and family—Hmong refugees who moved from Thailand to Minnesota in 1993.
Page from promotional booklet, A Mother's Manual, 1928, from Ralston Purina.
Portrait of Henry Sibley, c.1860.
Joseph Rolette portrayed as a Métis in a pastel by an unknown artist, c.1890.
Watercolor painting of Fort Snelling, c.1844. Painting by John Casper Wild.
Oil on board painting of strike headquarters, 1934. Painting by Jerry Hudson.
Floyd B. Olson's official gubernatorial portrait, 1937. Painting by Carl A. Bohnen.
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