A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Minnesota Home Guard, Motor Corps Cap, showing Motor Corps insignia.
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.
Minnesota Macaroni factory, 114 West Fairfield c.1917. Image from Aronovici, Carol. Housing Conditions in the City of Saint Paul. St. Paul: Amherst H. Wilder Charity, 1917, 46.
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.
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