A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
German-language headstone in Pioneers and Soldiers Memorial Cemetery in Minneapolis, 2016. Photographed by Paul Nelson.
The Germania Life Insurance Building (later called the Guardian Life Building), in St. Paul, 1903–1905. Photographed by Charles P. Gibson.
The entrance to the Germania Life Insurance Building (later called the Guardian Life Building) in St. Paul, 1890.
Alfred Carlsted counting sprouted kernels to determine the percent that germinated, 1914.
Gertrude and Walter J. Hill standing in front of a Christmas tree at the James J. Hill house, 240 Summit, St. Paul, 1891.
Gertrude Hill–Michael Gavin wedding party in the James J. Hill House drawing room, 1906. Photographed by T.W. Ingersoll.
League boosters in Clarkfield, 1918.
Oil on canvas painting of Giacomo Beltrami. Painted in 1931 by Gian Antonio Micheli.
Former State Representative Gil Gutknecht, c.1983.
Ginger spice canister, J.R. Watkins Company, Winona, Minnesota, c.1920–c.1945.
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