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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.
Headline from the Organized Farmer, July 8, 1932.
A “Peter Thomson” suit, 1902. This suit was the informal uniform for Graham Hall. The sailor-style two-piece outfit was chosen for its simplicity and comfort.
Glass inkwell with lid belonging to Knute Nelson, c.1890.
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