A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Pokegama falls, 1895. Eleven years after the original dam's completion.
Pokegama Sanatorium cottages, c.1920.
Police and strikers, 1934.
Police destroy an illegal alcohol still during Prohibition, 1925. Photographed by the St. Paul Daily News.
Police raid on slot machines, St. Paul, 1935. Photograph from the St. Paul Daily News.
Police with guns on a Minneapolis street during the strike, 1934.
Police carrying shotguns during the truck drivers’ strike, 1934.
Members of the Political Equality Club of Minneapolis, 1915.
Portrait of Charles Biederman.
Portrait of Dr. Mabel Ulrich, 1931. Ulrich headed the Minnesota Writersâe Program of the Works Progress Administration.
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