A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Major Alfred B. Brackett, c.1863.
Major Brackett and his aide, Van Garren, at a camp in Dakota Territory, 1864.
Major General Norman Kirk, Surgeon General of the Army, inspecting Minnesota-made artificial limbs, December 6, 1943.
Major Jose H. Sherwood, 1918. Sherwood commanded the Sixteenth Battalion of the Minnesota Home Guard.
Making artificial limbs at Minneapolis Artificial Limb Company, Minneapolis, 1945.
Workers making signs for the school police, c.1930.
Man in the Jewish Home for the Aged, St. Paul, c.1925. Photograph by Norton & Peel.
Outdoor activities at Itasca State Park, 1898. Photographer unknown.
Man with bicycle, c.1895. Photograph by Guy M. Baltuff.
Man with string of fish caught in Itasca Lake, c.1915.
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