A resource for reliable information about significant people, places, events, and things in Minnesota history.
Martin Luther King and his wife, Coretta Scott King, with Vice President Hubert Humphrey, c. late 1960s.
Dr. Moses Barron, c.1930. Barron was instrumental in founding Mount Sinai Hospital in Minneapolis.
Dr. Obadiah D. Howard, Sergeant in the Sixteenth Battalion of the Minnesota Home Guard and his grandson, Howard Maxwell, 1918.
Color photograph by John Vachon for the Office of War Information. April 1943.
Dr. Thomas R. Potts, c.1855. Potts was the assistant surgeon and medical purveyor at Fort Snelling during the Civil War.
Dr. Valdo Turner in his office, ca.1915. Turner was vice president of the St. Paul NAACP and captain of the Sixteenth Battalion Medical Corps, Minnesota Home Guard.
Dr. William J. Mayo, c.1933.
Dr. William J. Mayo and Dr. Charles H. Mayo with President Franklin Roosevelt, Rochester, 1934.
Dr. William W. Mayo, c.1900.
Black and white drawing of Abigail Hunt Snelling, c.1875.
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