Alexis Jean Fournier with painters palette, c.1930.
Alfred Merritt, and his wife Jane, c.1900. While Leonidas led the mining operation, it was Alfred that brought suit against John D. Rockefeller.
General Alfred H. Sully (here as a colonel, c. 1862) commanded the Northwest Indian Expeditions of 1864 and 1865.
Altar service, Basilica of St. Mary, December 8, 1936.
Estelline, Dakota Territory. Members of the Andrew F. Rose family gatherered on the Alvin C. Rose farm, c.1880s.
Gangster Alvin Karpis, c.1925. Photograph by the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.
Amanda Lyles, wife of Thomas Lyles, early co-owner of the Western Appeal, c.1913. Photograph by Kregel Photo Parlors.
The Amblard family's automobile garage and clubhouse, Waconia.
Postcard depicting the American fur trading post, c.1836, at Fond du Lac, Duluth, 1940.
Minnesota State Fair employee Brienna Schuette considers whether the Great Minnesota Get-Together can claim to be the biggest state fair in the United States.
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