A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
The fires in Northeastern Minnesota killed over 450 people in October of 1918. Along with providing security and relief services, members of the Minnesota Home Guard buried the dead.
Minnesota locusts of the seventies, c.1870s. Photograph by Jacoby's Art Gallery.
Members of the Fifteenth Regiment in their lodgings at Camp Mead, 1898.
Minnesota Senate with Alexander Ramsey and Henry H. Sibley, 1859.
1865 table of Minnesota Stage Company destinations and travel distances.
Photograph of a stagecoach traveling from Alexandria to Melrose, 1876.
Minnesota State Board of Health button, c.1930.
Black and white print of the Minnesota State Capitol, c.1900, at Tenth and Wabasha Streets in St. Paul. This is where the NAAC business sessions were held.
Minnesota state monument, Vicksburg National Military Park, 1907.
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