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Indian Civilian Conservation Corps crew on the stockade site at the end of the first day of work, Grand Portage, Minnesota, 1937. Photographed by Willoughby Maynard Babcock, Jr.
Indian Congregation, Sawyer, Fond du Lac Reservation, 1909–1912.
Photograph of an American Indian delegation to Washington, D.C., c.1868. Bagone-giizhig (Hole-in-the-Day the younger) is standing on the balcony to the right of the second pillar from the left.
Map of the lands within Minnesota Territory ceded by American Indians by 1858. Reproduced in Making Minnesota Territory, 1849–1858 (St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 1999), page 7.
Map of Indian Land Cessions and Reservations to 1858.
Post card view of Indian Mounds Park, 1908.
Indians at Pipestone quarry, 1893.
American Indians loading logs at Ponemah Point, Red Lake Reservation, c.1940.
Indochinese Refugee Households in the Twin City Metro Area, December 1980. Scanned image is from, Public Welfare Department: Refugee Programs Office records, 1975–1986, State Archives Collection, Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul.
“A Warm Iowa Welcome for Boat People.” Des Moines Register, April 30, 1979.
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