A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Dr. Jacob E. Bowers, superintendent of Rochester State Hospital, 1879–1889. Photograh by Hiram Joseph Jacoby, c.1875.
Sculptor Jacob Fjelde with his siblings, c.1890.
Portrait of James C. Burbank, a founding member of the Minnesota Stage Company, c.1872.
James J. Hill, 1902. Photograph by the Pach Brothers.
James J. Hill, 1902. Photograph by Pach Brothers.
James J. Hill and Mary T. Hill, c.1915.
James J. Hill, at spike driving celebration extending the Great Northern Railroad, Bend, Oregon, 1911.
James J. Hill House on Summit Ave., St. Paul, c.2010.
Riding habit clothing worn by James J. Hill. Clothing made by Schaub Brothers, Inc.
James J. Hill with two engineers on the William Crooks train engine, 1908. Photograph by T.W. Ingersoll.
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