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"Grangers versus Grasshoppers, or the irrepressible conflict," carte-de-visite, c.1880.
Grant County farmers among the marchers to the State Capitol, 1935. Photographer: George E. Luxton. Minnesota farm families practiced active citizenship and made demands on the government to honor their labor and protect their farms.
Grant County Farmer's Holiday Association among the marchers to the State Capitol, 1935. Photograph by George E. Luxton.
Graphite Drawing of Fort Ripley, 1863. Drawing by Jonathan Burnett Salisbury.
Graphite drawing of Fort Ripley from east the Mississippi, 1863. Drawing by Jonathan Burnett Salisbury.
Graphite drawing of Fort Snelling, 1863.
This 1888 engraving depicts the 1873–1877 grasshopper plague in Minnesota and a method of capturing the young grasshoppers.
Gratia Countryman at desk in Minneapolis Public Library, c.1945.
Gratia Countryman, head librarian in Minneapolis, 1928. Photograph by George E. Luxton.
Gratia Countryman, Minneapolis, 1917. Photograph by Lee Brothers.
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