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Black and white photograph of President Lyndon Johnson, Senator Hubert Humphrey, Governor Karl Rolvaag and party at Minnehaha Falls.

President Lyndon Johnson, Senator Hubert Humphrey, Governor Karl Rolvaag and party at Minnehaha Falls.

President Lyndon B. Johnson visited the falls during a campaign stop, June 27, 1964. At left is Minnesota Governor Karl Rolvaag. Behind the president is Minnesota U.S. Senator Hubert H. Humphrey, whom Johnson would choose as his vice-presidential running mate later that summer.

President William Howard Taft in an automobile with Governor Adolph O. Eberhart

President Taft with Governor Eberhart

President William Howard Taft in a car with Governor Adolph O. Eberhart, St. Paul, c.1911. Photographer: St. Paul Dispatch.

President William McKinley and Governor John Lind

President William McKinley and Governor John Lind

President William McKinley and Governor John Lind in a review stand as a parade passes by, Minneapolis, c.1900.

Black and white photograph of a printing machine in the office of the Waconia Patriot. Date and photographer unknown.

Printing machine in the office of the Waconia Patriot

Printing machine in the office of the Waconia Patriot. Date and photographer unknown.

Private Adam Marty of the First Minnesota, Company B.

Private Adam Marty of the First Minnesota, Company B

Photograph taken of Adam Marty taken in Philadelphia, c.1864.

Black and white photograph of a procession in front of St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral in Minneapolis, May 4, 1936.

Procession at St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral

Procession in front of St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral in Minneapolis, May 4, 1936.

Procession leaving the Basilica of St. Mary for the dedication of the statue of Father Louis Hennepin

Procession leaving the Basilica of St. Mary for the dedication of the statue of Father Louis Hennepin

Procession leaving the Basilica of St. Mary for the dedication of the statue of Father Louis Hennepin at Hennepin and Superior avenues in Minneapolis. Photograph by the Minneapolis Journal, October 12, 1930.

Prospect Park tower

Prospect Park tower

Prospect Park Water Tower, 1937. Photographer: .

Prospect Park water tower, Minneapolis

Prospect Park water tower, Minneapolis

Prospect Park Water Tower, Minneapolis, 1914–1915. Photographer: Charles J. Hibbard.

Color image of Minnesota Commission of Public Safety "Peace Officer" badge.

Public Safety Commission Badge

On May 14, 1917 the Minnesota Commission of Public Safety began the appointment of "Peace Officers." Officers wore metallic badges and protected the private property of citizens.

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