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Men and officers of the Sixteenth Battalion, Minnesota Home Guard, c.1918. Officers (L to R) are Capt. Orrington C. Hall and Lt. Thaddeus Stepp.
Men of the Sixteenth Battalion of the Minnesota Home Guard, c.1918.
Men's board, Adath Jeshurun Congregation, Minneapolis, c.1950.
Oil-on-canvas painting depicting a view of Mendota from Fort Snelling, 1848. Painting by Seth Eastman.
Merchants National Bank, Third and Lafayette, Winona, 1959. Photographer: Eugene Debs Becker.
Merchants National Bank, Winona, 1972.
Merrill Dwelle, member of the Second Company of Minnesota Sharpshooters, c.1864. Photograph by Joel Emmons Whitney.
Mexican American migrant farm workers harvesting asparagus near Owatonna, c.1955. Rural Minnesota has always been demographically diverse and home to immigrant and migrant populations. Immigrants have played roles as farm owners and hired hands.
Photograph of Clemens Meyer's general store on Oak Grove Street in Meire Grove, c.1900. From the Fred W. Peterson archival collection, Stearns History Museum, St. Cloud.
Michael Dowling and unidentified passenger in an automobile in front of E.H. Erickson Artificial Limb Company, Minneapolis, c.1905.
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