aerial photograph of Mesabi Iron Company plant

The old Babbitt plant of the Mesabi Iron Company

The old Babbitt plant of the Mesabi Iron Company was enlarged and rebuilt for use as a test plant by Reserve Mining Company in 1951–1952. It operated from 1952–1957 producing taconite pellets.

The old Union Depot, St. Paul.

The old Union Depot, St. Paul

The Old Union Depot, St. Paul, c.1890.

Photograph of the Orpheum Theatre, c.1930, as it appeared when the Andrews Sisters won a talent contest that launched them on the vaudeville circuit.

The Orpheum Theatre

Photograph of the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis, c.1930, as it appeared when the Andrews Sisters won a talent contest that launched them on the vaudeville circuit.

Black and white photograph of from left to right: Leonidas, John, and Bert Merritt exploring, 1890.

The portage taken at the Falls, 1890

From left to right: Leonidas, John, and Bert Merritt exploring, 1890.

Colored postcard depicting harness-racing at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand, c. 1910.

The races, Minnesota State Fair

Postcard depicting harness-racing at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand, c.1910.

Map reproduced in William Watts Folwell's <em>History of Minnesota</em>, Vol. 2 showing railroad lines in Minnesota as graded, located, proposed, and constructed between 1857 and 1862.

The Railroad Situation, 1857–1862

Map reproduced in William Watts Folwell's History of Minnesota, Vol. 2 showing railroad lines in Minnesota as graded, located, proposed, and constructed between 1857 and 1862.

The rapids of St. Anthony in 1869 before break in tunnel

The rapids of St. Anthony in 1869 before break in tunnel

The rapids of Saint Anthony Falls in 1869, as they appeared before the break in the tunnel.

Black and white photograph of The record Mississippi River flood at Red Wing, 1965.

The record-breaking Mississippi River flood at Red Wing

The record-breaking Mississippi River flood covers the Red Wing riverfront, 1965. Floodwaters covered the railroad tracks and blocked access to the bridge to Wisconsin.

lithograph of the prison facilities and grounds at Stillwater

The State Prison of Minnesota, Stillwater, Minnesota

State Prison of Minnesota, Stillwater, Minnesota from An Illustrated Historical Atlas of the State of Minnesota,1874.

The twin ports, Superior, Wisconsin, Duluth, Minnesota

The twin ports, Superior, Wisconsin, Duluth, Minnesota

The twin ports of Superior, Wisconsin, and Duluth, Minnesota, 1909. Author: H. (Henry) Wellge. Publisher: Northern Scenic Publishing Company.

Pages

Subscribe to Multimedia