A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Home for the Friendless on St. Paul’s Railroad Island, c.1933. Clarence Johnston designed this building in 1883. The site is now Eileen Weida Park.
Metal stand-up counter sign advertising the Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Company's Chronotherm Automatic Thermostat. Created by Donaldson Art Sign between 1930 and 1945.
The Honeywell Round, 2007. Photograph by Wikimedia Commons user Flickr user midnightcomm.
Honeywell Round thermostats ready for final checkout and packaging at a factory in Golden Valley, c.1955.
Horace William Shaler Cleveland, date unknown. Uploaded by Wikimedia Commons user SusanLesch.
Horace William Shaler Cleveland, date unknown. Uploaded by Wikimedia Commons user Minneapolis Park Board publication.
Aerial photograph of the Hormel Packing Company and surrounding area in Austin, Minnesota, 1972. Photograph by Vincent H. Mart.
Hot pond and log storage for the new mill of Northern Lumber Company (Cloquet Lumber Company), c.1930.
Lake view of the Hotel Buena Vista in Mound, 1905.
Color photograph of the Hotel Del Otero, c.1906
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