A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Munsingwear advertising painting, 1914.
Light yellow women's brief-style underpants with a self-lined crotch, cuffs at leg openings, and an elastic waistband, 1960. Intended for display only and not to be sold or worn by a person.
Musket stock used by the North West Fur Company. Made between 1790 and 1800.
The National Eagle Center in Wabasha, 2008.
A National Eagle Center employee shows a bald eagle to visitors during an educational program, 2015.
National Eagle Center visitors watch eagles from the center's observation deck, 2013.
National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic held in Minneapolis, 1884.
Decorative arch spanning a Minneapolis street during a Grand Army of the Republic National Encampment held in Minneapolis, 1884.
A color postcard showing the National Farmers Bank of Owatonna, c.1920.
Fabric button commemorating the founders of the National Grange, including Minnesota farmer Oliver H. Kelley, created 1875–1899.
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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