A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Cover of a brochure published by Swift & Company, a national meatpacker and margarine producer with operations in St. Paul. Image is from the Davis, Kellogg & Severance Law Firm Records, 1878–1941, Minnesota Historical Society.
Wedding in the family of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Uram; bride and groom at gift table looking at Betty Crocker cook book, 1950. Photograph by Lee Brothers.
A Broadway residence after cyclone, Rochester, 1883.
A construction crane lifts the Quadriga into place over the Minnesota State Capitol's front entrance, June 21, 1995. Photographed by Linda A. Cameron
A construction crew at the James J. Hill House in St. Paul, 1891.
A couple poses in front of the top of the Incline station at Seventh Avenue West and Eighth Street, Duluth, with an Incline car meeting the connecting Highland streetcar, 1926.
A crowd watches a fire at the Marlborough Apartment Hotel, Minneapolis, January 3, 1940.
A Farmer-Labor party rally against fascism, 1938.
A Farmer-Labor political poster atop an automobile, c.1925.
A full Battalion of Minnesota Home Guard at Glenwood Park, Minneapolis, 1918.
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