A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Soudan Mine, lower level, 1963.
Trader Andrew Myrick, c.1860.
Train crossing the Stone Arch Bridge, with the milling district in the background, c.1910.
Training boy at Artificial Limb Company Minneapolis, c.1930.
A stone marking the site of the treaty, c.1950.
A view showing patients wrapped in cool blankets after receiving a mud-wrap.
An image showing how some of the mud-wrap treatments worked.
Painting by Frank B. Mayer, a witness to the negotiations and signing of the Treaty of Traverse des Sioux. Painted in 1885.
The painting of the treaty signing that hangs in the Governor's Reception Room of the Minnesota State Capitol.
Tri-State marker at the junction of the states of Minnesota, Iowa, and South Dakota, looking north. The marker was originally erected in 1859. Photographed by William Lass on June 29, 2009.
Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
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